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Podcast on Robert Hayden’s “Middle Passage”

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Robert Hayden c. 1958

Curtis Fox at Poetry Foundation invited me to do a Poetry Off the Shelf podcast on Robert Hayden’s “Middle Passage.” We listened to excerpts from Hayden’s reading of the poem and talked about some of the details.

http://www.poetryfoundation.org/features/audioitem/5448

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Life Upon These Shores: Robert Hayden’s “Middle Passage”

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My latest essay, “Life Upon These Shores,” an analysis of Robert Hayden’s poem “Middle Passage,” has just been posted on the Poetry Foundation site.  Click over there and check it out.