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Lee Mokobe: How Can We Make Sense Of Ourselves Through Poetry?

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Amanda Gorman: Using Your Voice Is A Political Choice

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Reality TV Inspired This Poetic Look At People And The Things They Hoard

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A Constitutional Quirk Inspired Stacey Abrams' New Thriller, 'While Justice Sleeps'

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Suzanne Simard is a professor of forest ecology at the University of British Columbia. Her own medical journey inspired her research into, among other things, the way yew trees communicate chemically with neighboring trees for their mutual defense. Brendan George Ko/Penguin Random House hide caption

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Trees Talk To Each Other. 'Mother Tree' Ecologist Hears Lessons For People, Too

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