poetry in america
I Cannot Dance Upon My Toes - Emily Dickinson

"I cannot dance upon my toes," Emily Dickinson writes -- "no man instructed me." Join host Elisa New, actor Cynthia Nixon, cellist Yo Yo Ma, dancer and choreographer Jill Johnson, and poet Marie Howe in an exploration of the challenges of art and audience across time, space, and artistic medium.

Episode Duration: 26 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 101


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