Robert Pinsky

Robert Pinsky is the author of six books of poetry: Jersey Rain, The Figured Wheel: New and Collected Poems 1966-1996, The Want Bone, History of My Heart, An Explanation of America, and Sadness and Happiness.

He is also a noted literary critic and translator. Mr. Pinsky teaches at Boston University and in 1997 was named the United States Poet Laureate.

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