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The Poetics of Protest and Prayer: Mary Ruefle on the Different Powers of the Voice Raised and the Voice Lowered
The Poetics of Protest and Prayer: Mary Ruefle on the Different Powers of the Voice Raised and the Voice Lowered

“Cries and whispers. A bang or a whimper. Whatever the case, if we want to be heard, we must raise our voice, or lower it.”

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Someone Reading a Book is a Sign of Order in the World
Someone Reading a Book is a Sign of Order in the World

“In our marginal existence, what else is there but this voice within us, this great weirdness we are always leaning forward to listen to?”

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