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    Kumin in 1974. (AP photo)

  • The New Yorker

    Our poetry editor Paul Muldoon remembers Maxine Kumin's humane and humorous voice. Here, Kumin reads her poem “Truth,” from our archive.

  • KJH
    • 22 weeks ago

    My most favorite poem of all time is by Maxine Kumin..its called The Masochist. I know it by heart. She was an extremely talented lady

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