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Cathy Essinger reads her poem, "Coincidence."

Robert Bly: Shaping American Literature

Feb 8, 2017
Robert Bly at Antioch College in 1968
The Record courtesy of Antiochiana / Antioch College

Poet Robert Bly visited Antioch College in 1968, the same year he won the National Book Award for a collection called The Light Around the Body.

Suzanne Kelly reads her poem, "Deadman's Hand."

Elizabeth Schmidt reads her poem, "Where Are My Shoes and Socks"

Cathy Essinger reads her poem, "What the Black Cat Is Not."

Aimee Noelle reads her poem, "Inverted Water."

Carl Van Vechten / via the Library of Congress

World House Choir director Dr. Cathy Roma returns to the WYSO studios joined by Antioch College professor Dr. Kevin McGruder to talk about an upcoming series of collaborative events commemorating Harlem Renaissance poet Langston Hughes. 

Julie Moore reads Lianne Spidel's poem, "Unsung."

Conrad Balliet reads Matthew Birdsall's poem, "Loveseat."

Conrad Balliet reads Ron Knipfer's poem, "The Spot By the Side of the Road."

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