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Thu November 21, 2002
An Interview with U.S. Poet Laureate Billy Collins
US Poet Laureate Billy Collins has been called the most popular poet in America.
By Laura Spencer
Kansas City, Missouri – The author of 8 collections of poetry, Billy Collins is also a professor of English at Lehman College of City University of New York. KCUR?s Laura Spencer recently talked to Billy Collins - - who says he?s always conscious of the reader when he writes. Collins says stepping from the title to the first lines of a poem is like stepping into a canoe...a lot of things can go wrong. Rockhurst University