Recorded at the Lensic Theater in Santa Fe, New Mexico on October 26th, 2005.
William S. Merwin is one of America’s most read and much-loved poets. His numerous books speak to his pacifist and environmentalist beliefs. He reads in this program a variety of poems beginning with one written in Santa Fe in 1969 up to present work, before joining in conversation with noted fellow poet and friend, Robert Hass.[audio:http://media.lannan.org/podcasts/w-s-merwin-051026.mp3]
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