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Poetry is making a big comeback among young people – what’s behind the latest poetic revival? And what exactly IS poetry? Noted poet and UCLA professor Harryette Mullen breaks it down for us. And speaking of high art – we have some fantastic new theme songs!  


Harryette Mullen

Professor of English, UCLA

American poet, short story writer, and literary scholar

House Band

Aedan MacDonnell

Celtic Harp

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