Schlagwort: Robert Hayden

94. Poetry Foundation Launches Poetry Tour of Washington, DC

Free downloadable audio tour shines a literary light on the nation’s capital CHICAGO—The Poetry Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of the Washington, DC, Poetry Tour. The interactive tour, freely available at http://www.poetryfoundation.org/poetrytour, reveals our nation’s capital through the eyes of its great…

38. American Life in Poetry: Column 242

BY TED KOOSER, U.S. POET LAUREATE There are lots of poems in which a poet expresses belated appreciation for a parent, and if you don’t know Robert Hayden’s poem, “Those Winter Sundays,” you ought to look it up sometime. In this lovely sonnet, Kathy…