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Scary Poems

Marilyn Chin, Cynthis Hogue and J. Michael Martinez discuss the problems and the power when poetry engages with moral questions of the time. Samples included!

Marilyn Chin

Marilyn Chin was born in Hong Kong and raised in Portland, Oregon, books of poems include "Rhapsody in Plain Yellow" and "The Terrace Empty." She also published a book of magical fiction called "Revenge of the Mooncake Vixen....

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Cynthia Hogue

Cynthia Hogue has published 15 books, including nine collections of poetry, most recently, "The Incognito Body," "In June the Labyrinth," the co-authored "When the Water Came: Evacuees of Hurricane Katrina" (interview-poems with photographs by Rebecca Ross ) and "Revenance," which was listed as one of the 2014 Standout books by the Academy of American Poets....

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J. Martinez

J. Michael Martinez is the author of "Museum of the Americas," selected for the National Poetry Series and longlisted for the National Book Award, and "Heredities," winner of the Walt Whitman Award from the Academy of American Poets....

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