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We Heard Health Care (audio only)


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Copyright © 2011 by Claudia Rankine. Used with permission of the author.


Claudia Rankine

Born in Jamaica in 1963, Claudia Rankine is the author of five collections of poetry, including Citizen: An American Lyric (Graywolf Press, 2014), which received the 2014 National Book Critics Circle Award in Poetry. She served as a Chancellor of the Academy of American Poets from 2013 to 2018.

Date Published: 2011-02-04

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