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W.S. Merwin

Poetry

Interviewed by: James McKinley

Catalog Number: 19941121, 19930115

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W.S. Merwin reads from his Selected Poems and discusses his role as an "oracular" poet and as a citizen greatly concerned with ecology, particularly in his adopted home of Hawaii. Shows with W.S. Merwin from 1979 and 2000 as well as a 2019 Past American Voice Program are available in our audio archives.

| Interview Year: 1992 | Genre: Poetry | Awards: Pulitzer Prize, U.S. Poet Laureate |

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