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Posts Tagged: W.S. Merwin
For The Stranger, Rich Smith reviews Even Though the Whole World Is Burning, the film about poet W.S. Merwin and his life as a conservationist in Hawaii:
The film glorifies Merwin as a giver of life, a distinction that invites an eye roll.