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Refresh your life with THE POET AND THE POEM. Hear America’s most beloved poets in reading and conversation. Award winning poet/host Grace Cavalieri presents poets reading their work and talking about their art. After 41 years consecutive on public radio, cited by The Encyclopedia of Broadcasting for longevity, THE POET AND THE POEM has made history for one reason: It’s powerful. Voted top in the nation for ENTERTAINMENT IN MEDIA by The National Commission On Working Women, ALL NEW 30-minute shows are now available. (Made possible by donors McNeil and Shashaani.)

The Poet and The Poem Grace Cavalieri

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Refresh your life with THE POET AND THE POEM. Hear America’s most beloved poets in reading and conversation. Award winning poet/host Grace Cavalieri presents poets reading their work and talking about their art. After 41 years consecutive on public radio, cited by The Encyclopedia of Broadcasting for longevity, THE POET AND THE POEM has made history for one reason: It’s powerful. Voted top in the nation for ENTERTAINMENT IN MEDIA by The National Commission On Working Women, ALL NEW 30-minute shows are now available. (Made possible by donors McNeil and Shashaani.)

    Jeffrey Coleman

    Jeffrey Coleman

    Jeffrey LaMar Coleman is a poet and a scholar of African American music and poetry.

    • 26 min
    Omowole Jesse N. Alexander

    Omowole Jesse N. Alexander

    Poet Omowole Jesse N. Alexander holds a Master of Engineering degree in electrical engineering from Howard University.

    • 28 min
    20th Century Poet Commentaries - Robert Warren

    20th Century Poet Commentaries - Robert Warren

    In 1986 Congress designated the term U.S. Poet Laureate to all Poetry Consultants. Warren was the first to be designated. Also, Robert Penn Warren was the 3rd Laureate Poetry Consultant to The Library of Congress serving 1944-1945.

    • 4 min
    20th Century Poet Commentaries - Lucille Clifton

    20th Century Poet Commentaries - Lucille Clifton

    Lucille Clifton was a poet and educator; she was formerly Maryland's poet laureate.and holds the National Book Award for poetry.

    • 4 min
    Ann Bracken

    Ann Bracken

    Ann Bracken is a poet and activist for mental health and prison reform.

    • 28 min
    20th Century Poet Commentaries - William Meredith

    20th Century Poet Commentaries - William Meredith

    Pulitzer Prize Winner William Meredith was the 34th Poet Laureate of the United States, 1978-1980, whose formal and unadorned verse was compared to that of Robert Frost.

    • 5 min

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