Film, Video Poet Laureate Billy Collins

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Title
Poet Laureate Billy Collins
Summary
Billy Collins, the Library's newly named Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry for 2001-2002, opened this year's evening literary series with a reading from his work.
Event Date
December 06, 2001
Notes
-  Billy Collins was the Library's Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry for 2001-2002. His books of poetry include "Sailing Alone Around the Room"; "Picnic, Lightning"; "The Art of Drowning," which was a Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize finalist; "Questions About Angels," a National Poetry Series selection by Edward Hirsch; "The Apple That Astonished Paris"; "Video Poems"; and "Pokerface."
Running Time
1 hours 2 minutes 8 seconds
Online Format
video

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