. . . One of the most significant things
I've always felt about poetry is that it's a vehicle
for touching each other. . . .
~ Philip Levine__________________________________
Quoted from Elianna Kan, "My Lost Poet", The Paris Review Daily, February 23, 2015
Philip Levine, 1928-2015, American Poet, United States Poet Laureate, Winner of 1995 Pulitzer Prize for A Simple Truth
Margalit Fox, "Philip Levine, a Poet of Grit, Sweat and Labor, Dies at 87", The New York Times, February 15, 2015
Mona Simpson, "Philip Levine, The Art of Poetry No. 39", Interview, The Paris Review, Summer 1988