Former poet laureate Robert Pinsky shares his thoughts about the world after September 11. Continue reading →
Former U.S. Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky shares a poem by Wallace Stevens, perfect for a hot Friday in August. Continue reading →
A continuation of the project begun by former poet laureate Robert Pinsky. A Massachusetts schoolteacher reads Robert Frost’s “Out, Out.” Continue reading →
Former poet laureate Robert Pinsky reads a poem for the 4th of July. Continue reading →
Former poet laureate Robert Pinsky reads a poem marking the end of the 20th century. Continue reading →
NewsHour regular Robert Pinsky, poet laureate of the United States, considers the subject hatred. Continue reading →
Poet Laureate of the United States Robert Pinsky shares a Halloween poem. Continue reading →
Poet Laureate of the United States Robert Pinsky considers the tragedy of war and the hope of peace with a portion of "The Cure At Troy." Continue reading →
United States Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky reflects on the Vietnam War. Continue reading →
April is National Poetry Month. To celebrate, Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky reads Heather McHugh’s poem, “What He Thought.” Continue reading →
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