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Muriel Rukeyser

Muriel Rukeyser (December 15, 1913 – February 12, 1980) was an American poet and political activist, best known for her poems about equality, feminism, social justice, and Judaism. Kenneth Rexroth said that she was the greatest poet of her "exact generation".

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Muriel Rukeyser - Works
... Translated from the Spanish by Muriel Rukeyser et al ... A Muriel Rukeyser Reader ... The Collected Poems of Muriel Rukeyser ...
Dennis Bernstein - Poet
... Bernstein also worked closely with the late poet and biographer Muriel Rukeyser ... Bernstein founded the Muriel Rukeyser Center for the Arts in the Park Slope section of Brooklyn, New York a place where Rukeyser said people had “the opportunity ... portrait documentaries of poets including Packard and Rukeyser for the New Letters On the Air national radio show ...

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    If there were no poetry on any day in the world, poetry would be invented that day. For there would be an intolerable hunger.
    Muriel Rukeyser (1913–1980)

    I think there is choice possible at any moment to us, as long as we live. But there is no sacrifice. There is a choice, and the rest falls away. Second choice does not exist. Beware of those who talk about sacrifice.
    —Muriel Rukeyser (1913–1980)