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"Elves"

Michael McClure

The Poetry Project remembers with gratitude Michael McClure, who passed away this week. Michael was a dear friend of The Project, and a champion for the many venues of poetry that go beyond the page. We’re pleased to share this poem of his, which was included in a review in Poetry Project Newsletter #31 text: Issue 31) of The Poetry Project Newsletter.

Michael McClure reading poetry to lions in 1966

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