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Mark Strand

Poetry

Interviewed by: Robert Stewart

Catalog Number: 20060426, 20050112

With wit and style, former U.S. Poet Laureate and Pulitzer Prize winner Mark Strand talks about his life in letters, the dark humor of his poetry, and his refusal to speak his native French language.   Strand reads from several of his books including A Blizzard of One, which won the Pulitzer Prize in 1999.  His newest work is published in New Letters magazine.

| Subject Matter: Dark Humor, French | Interview Year: 2004 | Genre: Poetry | Awards: U.S. Poet Laureate, Pulitzer Prize |

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