R. A. Villanueva reads "A Brief for the Defense" by Jack Gilbert and "Mine Will Be a Beautiful Service," a poem from his collection, Reliquaria (University of Nebraska Press, 2014). This video is part of the P.O.P. series, shot and edited by Rachel Eliza Griffiths in collaboration with the Academy of American Poets.
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