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An America drowning in red ink is the land of the free no more
Topic - Civil War Regiment
Four major universities are joining theater companies in Boston, Baltimore, Washington and Atlanta in a project to commission new plays, music and dance compositions about the Civil War and its lasting legacy.
Natasha Trethewey smashes stereotypes about poets. She's not stuffy. Or shy. Or aloof.
Natasha Trethewey began writing poems after a personal tragedy.
A poet-historian representing a younger generation of writers will soon take office on Capitol Hill, overlooking the politicians, in a lesser-known post enshrined in federal law.
A Pulitzer Prize winner is the nation's first poet laureate to hail from the South since the initial one _ Robert Penn Warren _ was named by the Library of Congress in 1986.