Heather McHugh

Heather McHugh is an American poet and teacher. She graduated from Harvard University and is best known for her work Dangers. She has been a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award and has received numerous other prizes and grants. 

Language Lesson 1976

‘Language Lesson 1976’ by Heather McHugh is a thoughtful poem. In it, the speaker uses language cleverly to make statements about America and love. 

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