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P.O.P Video Featuring Anne Marie Macari

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Rachel Eliza Griffiths

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March 14, 2017


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In this installment of the P.O.P video series, Anne Marie Macari reads Muriel Rukeyser's poem “The Flying Red Horse” and her own poem “After the Caves,” and she discusses her frequent use of the word body and its implications.

Produced by poet and photographer Rachel Eliza Griffiths, P.O.P (“Poets on Poetry”) is a video series featuring contemporary American poets reading both an original poem and a poem by another poet. Each poet then reflects on these poems and answers a question provided by a previous participant in the series. What results is an evolving, multifaceted conversation among poets about the art form. The Academy of American Poets has partnered with Griffiths to release the P.O.P video series on Poets.org, alongside Rachel Eliza Griffiths’s essay on the project: "Poets on Poetry: A Virtual Village of Discovery and Poetics.”