Ms. Kumin was such an evangelist for the sound of poetry that she exhorted her students to memorize 30 to 40 lines of it a week.
“The other reason, as I tell their often stunned faces, is to give them an internal library to draw on when they are taken political prisoner,” she told The Times-Picayune of New Orleans in 2000. "For many, this is an unthinkable concept; they simply do not believe in anything fervently enough to go to jail for it.“
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