Poem Poet Robert Pinsky has just been named Poet Laureate on the eighty-sixth anniversary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire in New York. He reads his poem about that event called "Shirt."
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Poet Robert Pinsky has just been named Poet Laureate on the eighty-sixth anniversary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire in New York. He reads his poem about that event called "Shirt."