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October 27, 2016: Elizabeth Alexander

05312013_Elizabeth_Alexander_jpg_300Elizabeth Alexander, noted poet, discusses her memoir, The Light of the World, which deals with her grief in the wake of the sudden death of her husband. She also talks about poetry criticism, the nature of poetry, and writing in different forms. Hosted by Richard Wolinsky. Recorded in 2015. The Light of the World was a finalist for both the National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize.

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