Art & Environment
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Today's poem is by Jennifer Michael Hecht, the author of Doubt: A History: The Great Doubters and their Legacy of Innovation from Socrates and Jesus to Thomas Jefferson and Emily Dickinson. Hecht holds a Ph.D. in the history of science/European cultural history from Columbia University. She teaches at the New School, New York City.
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The poem, Rapture, starts with these lines.
"The two-tone girl, mouth wide open, head-back/ squinting blind at the rock-stars on the stage. Screaming"