Adrienne Rich, a great hero of mine, died yesterday. A tribute by Slate contributor Meghan O’Rourke.
The NY Times obit.
Katha Pollitt on Rich as a great poet.
Also, bluegrass great Earl Scruggs died yesterday. He was born up the road from me in Shelby, NC.
How very fortunate I feel to be living in the same world they did and to have their art.