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9/28/07: Poet Mark Strand

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Timothy Greenfield-Sanders
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Mark Strand has been described as a poet of simple words. But his body of acclaimed work is playful and mysterious - a voyage through the sound of language. The Pulitzer Prize winner and former US Poet Laureate is in Utah this week, and joins Doug Friday in studio.

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  • Mark Strand is in Utah as a guest of the University of Utah's Guest Writer Series. He will be at the Salt Lake City Library (210 East 400 South)at Noon for a sack lunch discussion.
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