Public Poetry Announcement: Carl Phillips

Apr 16, 2013

In his Current State interview, Carl Phillips discusses writing poetry as both a solitary and a community action.
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Carl Phillips went from a high school Latin teacher to one of the most prestigious positions in American letters, a chancellor of the Academy of American Poets. The world-renown poet and professor at Washington University-St. Louis discusses his career and reads  one of his poems ahead of his visit to Michigan State University on Wednesday.