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Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19921211
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for his SELECTED POEMS, Kunitz is known as a fine craftsman and "a poet of intellectual passions.\" He talks about his life in poetry and reads from his book NEXT-TO-LAST-THINGS.
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