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Poem a Day 2014: Wislawa Szymborska’s “The Joy of Writing” (#4)

I first heard of the Nobel Prize-winning Polish Szymborska in an endorsement from Slate’s film critic Dana Stevens (in this podcast, minute 38:00). This was back in 2012, when Szymborska had just passed away from lung cancer at 88. Stevens … Continue reading

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