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Jonathan Holden

Poetry

Interviewed by: Angela Elam

Catalog Number: 20070601, 20061027

The first poet laureate of Kansas, Jonathan Holden originally hails from New Jersey, though he can honestly sing praises of his adopted home state, where he's been a long-time professor of poetry at Kansas State University in the Flint Hills. He talks about his varied loves—poetry, mathematics and baseball—and reads works about them from his collection, Knowing: New and Selected Poems.  

| Subject Matter: Mathematics, Baseball, Kansas | Interview Year: 2006 | Genre: Poetry | Awards: Poet Laureate of Kansas |

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