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Feb 24 2018
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American Life in Poetry #674

American Life in Poetry #674

BY TED KOOSER, U.S. POET LAUREATE One thing I’ve tried to do with this column is to show off poets who do indeed write about contemporary American life, and who see deep into the ordinary parts of it. Here’s a fine poem by Heid Erdrich, who lives in Minnesota, about doing the laundry. It’s from her book Curator of Ephemera at the New Museum for Archaic Media, published by Michigan State University Press. Laundress Given over…

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