The Hook

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We’re excited to have poets Mark Neely and Lauren Goodwin Slaughter visiting us in the first week in February. They’ll be reading from their latest books on Friday, February 5 at 7:00 p.m. in the ASFA-CW Lecture Hall, and they’ll both be conducting masterclasses with our students earlier in the week. In preparation for Mark’s masterclass — on how, like most pop songs (even bad ones), most really memorable poems have a “hook” — here’s a related link to a posting on NPR’s The Record blog: “You Ask, We Answer: What’s a Hook?

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