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Hilton Als in Conversation with Shane McCrae and Michael R. Jackson

'The Way We Live Now: Hilton Als and America’s Poets'

Originally Aired: Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Hilton Als (Photo by Ali Smith)


(Above photo credit: C Hilton Als/Ali Smith / L & R Courtesy of the guests)

Join The New Yorker‘s Hilton Als as he continues his residency exploring the ways poets and poetry reflect contemporary American life.

He’ll be joined by Shane McCrae, who shares his latest volume of poetry, The Gilded Auction Block, and composer Michael R. Jackson, who previews some of his new work.

Co-presented by the Academy of American Poets.

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