Robert Pinsky reads his poems "The Want Bone" and "Shirt"
"Listen to this poetry reading and hear Robert Pinsky read his poems ""The Want Bone"" and ""Shirt"" at the Farrar, Straus and Giroux anniversary party poetry reading in 1996. A former Poet Laureate of the United States, Robert Pinsky was born and raised in Long Branch, New Jersey. In addition to his poetry collections, he has written prose works including The Life of David and The Sounds of Poetry.
Learn more about poet Robert Pinsky at http://us.macmillan.com/author/robertpinsky"