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Carl Phillips

From the archive:


Carl Phillips reads from Double Shadow (Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2011).

We also hear poems from The Rest of Love, Riding Westward, and A Quiver of Arrows: Selected Poems 1986-2006.  We talk about Dickinson, Cape Cod, the influences of the Ancient Greeks, the lyric, love, and how poems are like prayers.

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Original airdate: March 9, 2011

Conversation recorded Feb 17, 2011

Photo credit: Reston Allen