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Tracy K. Smith on Her New Book "Wade in the Water"

Clip: 06/17/2019 | 18m 18s Video has closed captioning.

Walter Isaacson speaks to Tracy K. Smith, the 22nd U.S. Poet Laureate about her new book, “Wade in the Water,” which explores American history through an extraordinary series of letters between slaves and their owners in the 19th century.

Aired: 06/17/19

Rating: NR

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