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Robert Kelly was born in Brooklyn, New York, on September 24, 1935,...
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by Robert Kelly

Science explains nothing
but holds all together as
many things as it can count

science is a basket
not a religion he said
a cat as big as a cat

the moon the size of the moon
science is the same as poetry
only it uses the wrong words.

Audio Clip
January 21, 2008
Red Hook, New York
From the Academy Audio Archive

From May Day, published by Parsifal Press, Canada. Copyright © 2006 by Robert Kelly. Used by permission of the author.
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