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A.E. Stallings remembers a Turkish violinist, drowned at sea

Sunday, September 30th, 2018
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We wrote some months ago about the American poet A.E. Stallings who is based in Athens, at the forefront of the refugee crisis – you can read about that here. She has been chauffeuring refugees, teaching traumatized children, leading poetry classes for the adults, gathering supplies for the impoverished, and even showing kids how to play baseball.

But she is doing most of all what a poet does best: writing poems. 

Here is the latest, which has been making the rounds in the social media. From the most recent issue of The New York Review of Books: