Mary Oliver with Coleman Barks

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Mary Oliver reading from her work, introduction by Coleman Barks.

Mary Oliver in conversation with Coleman Barks.

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Mary Oliver

Mary Oliver (1935 - 2019) was an American poet whose poetry, with her lyrical connection to the natural world, firmly established her in the highest realm of American poets. She was renowned for her...

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Coleman Barks

Coleman Barks published his first book of poetry, The Juice, in 1972. From the late 1970’s to the present he has been primarily known for his translations of the 13th century mystic, Jelaluddin Rumi.

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