The U.S. poet laureate has been known to play host to celebrated guests. Ted Kooser, who served in the position from 2004 through 2006, presented a program with singer-songwriter John Prine, to the delight of a packed audience. Their discussion is one of the top 10 webcasts viewed by Web site users.
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A. U.S. Poet Laureate Donald Hall and British Poet Laureate Andrew Motion. 2007. Michaela McNichol. Reproduction Information: Not available for reproduction.
B. Ted Kooser and John Prine. 2005. Michaela McNichol. Reproduction Information: Not available for reproduction.