Carolyn Forché

Carolyn Forché was born in 1950 in Michigan and is known for writing on some of the most important events of the twentieth-century. She has been compared to writers like Pablo Neruda and Philip Levine. But, she is best-known for coining the term “poetry of witness” and for writing about the difficulties inherent in politically engaged writing. 

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