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What is the state of poetry in America today? We talk to one of the critics who knows the topic best — Stephen Burt, author of several books of poetry and criticism, most recently "The Poem Is You: Sixty Contemporary American Poems and How to Read Them."

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Stephen Burt, professor of English at Harvard and poetry critic. They tweet @accommodatingly.

This segment aired on October 3, 2016.

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