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Ars Diaspora with Drinking Gourd

Omotara James
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Talking

Robert Pinsky

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Returns

Vievee Francis

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Jorie Graham

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Graphic with dishwasher and birdhouses. Illustration by Laura Padilla Castellanos
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I, Too

John Ashbery
October 1, 1995
Charles Bridge in Prague covered in mist. Adapted from R. Boed / Creative Commons.
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Rhapsody on Czech Themes

James Merrill
October 1, 1995
Young James Merrill with his pet terrier at "The Orchard" in 1930.
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Cosmo

James Merrill
April 1, 1994
Kate Ter Haar / Creative Commons
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Humpty Dumpty

W. H. Auden
January 1, 1993
Antoine-François-Jean Claudet, “[Multiple Exposures of the Moon],” 1846-52. Courtesy Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
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In Those Years

Adrienne Rich
April 1, 1992
Odilon Redon, Droom, 1878–1882. Courtesy Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam.
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Lamium

Louise Glück
April 1, 1992
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Rachel

Adrienne Rich
April 1, 1992
An open mouth; Illustration by Laura Padilla Castellanos
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September Twilight

Louise Glück
April 1, 1992
Theo Colenbrander, Flower Market, 1917. Courtesy Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam.
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Vespers

Louise Glück
April 1, 1992
Merrill with Mask of Keats and Head of Hermes. Courtesy Washington University in St. Louis Special Collections.
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To the Reader

James Merrill
November 1, 1990