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Episode 10: Emily Dickinson, Poem #772 ("Essential oils are wrung")

Episode 10: Emily Dickinson, Poem #772 ("Essential oils are wrung")

Dickinson's small poem about distillation and perfume provides her with a springboard to explore the nature of her own craft. In a melancholy poem from the middle of the Civil War, she discovers what lasts--and the painful way that some things overcome even death.

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