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Valentine’s Day with the Poetry Foundation

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E.E. Cummings, one of the poets featured on the Poetry Foundation's list of notable odes to love.

E.E. Cummings, one of the poets featured on the Poetry Foundation's list of notable odes to love.

There is such a wealth of art about love - romantic, unrequited, familial, heartbroken - that it would seem almost impossible to catalogue it all. The Poetry Foundation in Chicago is making an effort - they've created a list of almost 100 notable love poems for Valentine's Day. Catherine Halley, the editor of the Poetry Foundation online joins us to go over some of her favorites.