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The Wild Old Wicked Man, by William Butler Yeats

Grades: 9-12
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This video segment from Poetry Everywhere features jazz musician Wynton Marsalis reading the poem "The Wild Old Wicked Man" written by his favorite poet ...

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Accessibility: Auditory, Visual

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William Butler Yeats, "The Wild Wicked Old Man" from The Poems of W. B. Yeats: A New Edition, edited by Richard J. Finneran. Used by permission of A. P. Watt, Ltd. on behalf of Gráinne Yeats.

The Poetry Everywhere videos are a production of WGBH Boston and David Grubin Productions, in association with the Poetry Foundation.

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