Thursday, March 3, 2011

The Poetry of Pedro Pietri ~ Puerto Rican Obituary ~RIP

Today is the anniversary of Puertorican Poet Pedro Pietri's death.

He is the author of One of my favorite poems;
Puerto Rican Obituary

Pietri passionately paint a picture of his real New York with words.  You can listen him reciting it on the video player below.

"Puerto Rican Obituary," by Pedro Pietri (1973)

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