June 24, 2014
Poems: Charles Wright
Now that Charles Wright is the 20th United States Poet Laureate, many people unaware of his poetry will finally read some of his poems.
The Poetry Foundation offers a selection of Wright’s poems:
A Short History of the Shadow
Lives of the Saints
Miles Davis and Elizabeth Bishop Fake the Break
The Appalachian Book of the Dead
You can read 50 of Wright’s poems that appeared in Poetry or listen to him read and discuss his poetry in some 1992 recordings.