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NewsPoet: Philip Schultz Writes The Day In Verse

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Subdued Reflection On Sept. 11 Anniversary

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NewsPoet: Tess Taylor Writes The Day In Verse

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Poet Laureate: 'Poetry's Always A Kind Of Faith'

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Natasha Trethewey, 46, is among the youngest U.S. poet laureates and the first to hail from the South since Robert Penn Warren was named by the Library of Congress in 1986. Joel Benjamin/ hide caption

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NewsPoet: Carmen Gimenez Smith's Day In Verse

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