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Wordsworth: Plain and Simple
March 6, 2019
Brooks Memorial Library
William Wordsworth was a strange yet pathbreaking poet who resisted writing poems that preened in being poems. UVM professor emeritus Huck Gutman discusses how someone so “plain” and “simple” became the most revolutionary, and probably most influential, poet of the past 250 years.
For more information
- William Wordsworth page at Poets.org
- “Poetry Professor and Politico Huck Gutman Nears His Last Verse at UVM,” Seven Days, 11/22/2017
“Daffodils” by William Wordsworth (1:12):