W.S. Merwin: The Shadow of Sirius

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book.jpgThe Shadow of Sirius (Copper Canyon)
W.S. Merwin, our great octogenarian laureate, speaks about preservation; transience; translation; the soul (a "little drifter");  and, best of all, imagination, our greatest gift.


Note: This program was originally broadcast on March 3, 2011.



  • W.S. Merwin - Pulitzer Prize-winning author and former US Poet Laureate