To celebrate National Poetry Month 2007, Random House Audio has gathered a selection of the April 2006 Knopf Poem-a-Day podcasts into one outstanding audio collection. In addition to the all-star lineup of poets and celebrity readers included in Knopf's podcasts, this program also features exclusive bonus-track recordings of Donald Justice, Franz Wright, Frank O'Hara, and Mark Strand reading their own work.
"National Poetry Month is a wonderful way to celebrate the richness of the voices in our midst. 'So many uttering tongues', as Walt Whitman said." (Robert Hass, former U.S. Poet Laureate)
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