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Muriel Rukeyser

Muriel Rukeyser (December 15, 1913 – February 12, 1980) was an American poet and political activist, best known for her poems about equality, feminism, social justice, and Judaism. Kenneth Rexroth said that she was the greatest poet of her "exact generation".

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Dennis Bernstein - Poet
... worked closely with the late poet and biographer Muriel Rukeyser ... Bernstein founded the Muriel Rukeyser Center for the Arts in the Park Slope section of Brooklyn, New York a place where Rukeyser said people had “the ... produced a series of portrait documentaries of poets including Packard and Rukeyser for the New Letters On the Air national radio show ...
Muriel Rukeyser - Works
... Translated from the Spanish by Muriel Rukeyser et al ... A Muriel Rukeyser Reader ... The Collected Poems of Muriel Rukeyser ...

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    Never to despise in myself what I have been taught
    to despise. Nor to despise the other.
    Not to despise the it. To make this relation
    with the it: to know that I am it.
    Muriel Rukeyser (1913–1980)

    Twilight and bulb define
    the brown room, the overstuffed plum sofa,
    the boy, and the girl’s thin hands above his head.
    —Muriel Rukeyser (1913–1980)