Robert L. Hass (born March 1, 1941, San Francisco) is an American poet. He served as Poet Laureate of the United States from 1995 to 1997. He won the 2007 National Book Award and shared the 2008 Pulitzer Prize for the collection Time and Materials: Poems 1997-2005
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“Longing, we say, because desire is full
of endless distances.”
—Robert Hass (b. 1941)
“Robert: He could get you disqualified.
Gloria: Ive been disqualified by experts.”
—Robert E. Thompson, U.S. screenwriter, and Sydney Pollack. Robert (Michael Sarrazin)