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Donald Hall

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Catalog Number: 20070420

This program with the Poet Laureate of the United States features Hall's public reading at the Midwest Poets Series at Rockhurst University, in which he shares more work from his White Apples and the Taste of Stone: Selected Poems 1946-2006. Now 78 years old, Hall reads poems that highlight not just his personal experience, but the poetic impulse that fuels a creative life

| Subject Matter: Creative Life, Childhood, Jane Kenyon | Interview Year: 2007 | Genre: Poetry | Awards: U.S. Poet Laureate |

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New Letters is pleased to announce the 2018 winners of the $2,500 Conger Beasley Jr. Prize for Nonfiction, the $1,500 New Letters Prize for Fiction, and the $1,500 Prize for Poetry. See the winners, judges, and finalists here.

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