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Paul Muldoon: Pulitzer Prize-Winning Poet and Lyricist

Nov 16, 2018

Muldoon writes lyrics for the band Rogue Oliphant.
Credit Paul Muldoon

Tom is joined by Paul Muldoon.  He is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, as well as an editor, critic, playwright and translator, who has taught at Princeton University since 1987. He is the author of 12 major collections of poetry and was the poetry editor of The New Yorker for a decade.

He also writes lyrics and spoken word pieces for the band Rogue Oliphant, which is a loose affiliation of well-known musicians who set Muldoon’s lyrics to music. They will perform with Muldoon at the Creative Alliance here in Baltimore tomorrow night at 8:00 p.m. Check here for more information about that event.

And on Sunday morning at 10:00 a.m., Paul Muldoon will host a workshop titled "How To Edit Your Own Poem" at Creative Alliance. Check here for more information.

Audio will be posted by 3:00 p.m.