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From the Archives: Poet Philip Levine On "What Work Is."

Poet Philip Levine. He's considered one of this country's pre-eminent poets, but before he turned to poetry he worked for years at factory jobs. The images of those early days continue to influence his writings. Levine's collection of poems "What Work Is." won 1992's National Book Award. His new memoir is "Bread of Time" (Knopf). (Rebroadcast from 7/22/91).

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Other segments from the episode on April 8, 1994

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, April 8, 1994: Interview with Philip Levine; Interview with Kurt Vonnegut; Interview with Grace Paley; Obituary for Marlon Riggs.

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