Robert Hirschfield is a New York City-based freelance writer.
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Poet and Vietnam vet Bruce Weigl writes of war and reconciliation.
Protest and Praise
Denise Levertov: A Poet's Life. University of Illinois Press.
A Poet's Revolution: The Life of Denise Levertov. University of California Press.
A Spirituality of Solitude
Marking the centennial of pacifist poet William Stafford
God 'Beneath the Ordinary'
The rabbi recognized poetry as November's calling and inveighed against his betrayal of it.
Homeless, Not Helpless
In New York City, an activist group of homeless and formerly homeless people challenges the powers that be.
Prayer, Poetry, Politics
Orange Alert: Essays on Poetry, Art, and the Architecture of Silence. And, Fasting For Ramadan: Notes from a Spiritual Practice.
Finding connections between the past, present, and future at Occupy Wall Street.
Out of Place
Peering Through the Wall
How the Israeli media cover the occupation
A Better Path
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