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Billy Collins on humour poetry and pretending to be serious

Clip: Season 2013 | 6m 28s

Billy Collins talks to NewsHour chief arts correspondent Jeffrey Brown about his new collection, "Aimless Love" and how he learned to include humor in his poetry.

Aired: 10/25/13

Rating: NR

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