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Campbell McGrath

Campbell McGrath is the author of nine books of poetry, most recently In the Kingdom of the Sea Monkeys (Ecco, 2012). Among his many honors are the MacArthur Fellowship and Kingsley Tufts Award.  He teaches at Florida International University in Miami, where he is the Frost Professor of Creative Writing. This poem is from his forthcoming book, XX: Poems for the Twentieth Century.