Sharon Olds

(November 19, 1942 / San Francisco)

May 1968 - Poem by Sharon Olds

When the Dean said we could not cross campus
until the students gave up the buildings,
we lay down, in the street,
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Comments about May 1968 by Sharon Olds

  • (3/3/2016 6:12:00 PM)

    1968 was that kind of year. Remember it well. Thanks for capturing this moment and I pray your daughter is fine 48 later...You're really talented, Lady. (Report)Reply

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  • Rajnish Manga (2/22/2015 10:10:00 PM)

    The graphic details of an event relating to a protest during university days is thrilling account of grit and determination and a spirit to act come what may. Thanks for this wonderful poem. (Report)Reply

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  • Aftab Alam Khursheed (2/22/2015 12:54:00 AM)

    strong write of an event beautifully described (Report)Reply

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  • (5/15/2014 10:39:00 AM)

    Interesting and enjoyable read. (Report)Reply

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