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PBS NewsHour | Weekly Poem: Nick Flynn Reads 'haiku (failed)' | PBS

Duration: 01:37
Program: PBS NewsHour #10257
Broadcast Date: Feb. 6, 2012

Nick Flynn is a poet, playwright and memoirist whose most recent book is "The Captain Asks for a Show of Hands" (2011, Graywolf Press), a collection of poems that are linked to his latest memoir, "The Ticking is the Bomb" (2010, W. W. Norton & Company). He teaches creative writing at the University of Houston.

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Post Date: February 6, 2012