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CR Episode 27: Longfellow’s Excelsior

30 Dec
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, photographed by Julia Margaret Cameron, 1868

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, photographed by Julia Margaret Cameron, 1868

Download Link: Released 2019.12.30

The panel reads and surveys three poems by Longfellow: ‘The Cross of Snow’, ‘The Day Is Done’, and ‘Excelsior’, and makes a case for Longfellow’s narrative and emotive expression, in contrast to modern critical demands for abstraction and complexity.

 
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