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Poet Billy Collins
Billy Collins is an American phenomenon. No poet since Robert Frost has managed to combine high critical acclaim with such broad popular appeal. Collins has published eight collections of poetry, including "Questions About Angels," "The Art of Drowning," "The Trouble With Poetry and Other Poems" and "Horoscopes for the Dead." His latest book "Aimless Love: New and Selected Poems 2003 - 2013," was released last October. In June 2001, Billy Collins was appointed United States Poet Laureate 2001-2003. In January 2004, he was named New York State Poet Laureate 2004-06.

Tue, Sep 2, 2014 -- 8:00pm


Hear celebrated writers, artists and thinkers address contemporary ideas and values, often discussing the creative process. Please note: tapes or transcripts are not available.

Wed, Sep 3, 2014 -- 2:00am


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