The Poet and The Poem from the Library of Congress:Mark McMorris 
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The Poet and The Poem from the Library of Congress  Mark McMorris  Mark McMorris 
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Mike Turpin The Poet and the Poem  Weekly Program  For non-profit use only. 
Summary: Featured speakers/guests:
Poetry and conversation  Mark McMorris and Grace Cavalieri 
Notes: Credits:
A poet and critic, Mark McMorris is the author of The Book of Landings, a two-volume work of poetry published by Wesleyan University Press in 2016. His other books include Entrept (Coffee House, 2010); The Caf at Light (Roof Books, 2004), a text of lyric dialogue and prose; The Blaze of the Poui (U of Georgia P, 2003), a finalist for the Lenore Marshall Prize; and The Black Reeds (1997), winner of the Contemporary Poetry Series prize from the University of Georgia Press.
His poetry is widely published and anthologized in volumes such as What I say: Innovative Poetry by Black Writers in the Americas (U Alabama P, 2015); Postmodern American Poetry: A Norton Anthology (2013); American Hybrid: A New Norton Anthology of Poetry (2009); and Black Nature: Four Centuries of African American Nature Poetry (Georgia, 2009). He has been Roberta C. Holloway Visiting Professor of Poetry at the University of California, Berkeley; writer in residence at the Seamus Heaney Center for Poetry at Queen's University Belfast and the Literary Arts Program at Brown; the recipient of a Lannan Foundation residency fellowship, in Marfa, Texas; and an occasional instructor in the Summer Writing Program at Naropa. He holds degrees from Brown and Columbia.
He founded and previously directed the Lannan Center for Poetics and Social Practice at Georgetown University (2006-2009), where he is currently a professor of poetry the English Department.
Grace Cavalieri: Producer/Host
Mike Turpin: Engineer/Post Production 
Literature/Readings | Poetry/Spoken Word  
Version 1: Mark McMorris  
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Transcript, Announcer Script Location Recorded Release Date Language
View Script  Washington, DC  04-25-2017  English 
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poetpoemfromlibrarycongress  128Kbps mp3 (25.85MB) Mono 
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