How do we respond to the suffering of others? How would we like others to respond to our own?

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Musée des Beaux Arts

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Born in York, England in 1907, poet W.H. Auden was a major figure in the Modernist movement. International in interests and temperament, Auden traveled widely throughout his life, moving to…

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Luella Miller

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Reading

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Much of Mary E. Wilkins Freeman's work concerns the daily realities of life in the provincial New England towns of the late nineteenth century. Valued today for her insight into…

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The Distant Moon

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Reading

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In "The Distant Moon," physician-poet Rafael Campo, who teaches at Harvard Medical School, explores the complexities and subtleties of the doctor-patient relationship.  The poem centers on the relationship --at once…