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The Unlikely, Lifesaving Queerness of Bob Dylan
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What It Will Take to Remake America Great
Shattering the Most Enduring Myths About Sylvia Plath
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Beowulf, but Make It #Relevant (and Bro)
A Poet Illustrates What It Feels Like to Cross the Border as a Child
Poet Javier Zamora Wants Readers to Know What It’s Like to Be Undocumented
An Ode to the Sheer Soothing Boredom of Philadelphia’s Vote-Counting Livestream
Hear New Nobel Prize Winner Louise Glück Read Three of Her Poems Aloud
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