Galway Kinnell

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Tribute: Galway Kinnell

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Galway Kinnell’s poems straddled the social and the spiritual,focusing on outsiders and the underside of life. Listen to three interviews he's done on our show over the years.


Resist Much, Obey Little

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Galway Kinnell reads Whitman on the eve of the 2003 Iraq War. Kinnell died this week at the age of 87.
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Galway Kinnell Reads Walt Whitman

Monday, February 24, 2003

I unearthed this poem which I discovered uh, maybe 40 years ago during the Vietnam War when I was looking for something to read at a rally and very recently it surfaced again just like that and it seemed like just the right thing.

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A Poem of Solace from Galway Kinnell, Who Died This Week at 87

Saturday, December 15, 2001

The Pulitzer Prize-winning poet died Tuesday at 87. In 2001, Kinnell told Studio 360 that when his sister was dying, a poem by William Butler Years offered immense solace to them both.