Calvin Trillin http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Calvin Trillin Analyzes The 2012 Election In Verse; We Promise You Our Poetry Is Worse http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/calvin-trillin-analyzes-2012-election-verse-we-promise-you-our-poetry-worse <p>The guest on today’s program was Calvin Trillin. &nbsp;He’s a guest of top billin’.</p><p>He talked with host Don Marsh. &nbsp;It was an interview, which despite the political climate, was not harsh.</p><p>Trillin is a journalist, humorist, and author of “Dog Fight: The 2012 Presidential Campaign in Verse.” &nbsp;It’s a volume of poetry, concise but not terse.</p><p>Trillin was born and raised in Kansas City. &nbsp;Discussion of politics is witty, and focuses less on Obama than it does on Mitty.</p><p></p><p><strong>Related Event</strong></p> Wed, 28 Nov 2012 19:31:21 +0000 Alex Heuer, Mary Edwards & Don Marsh 6873 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Calvin Trillin Analyzes The 2012 Election In Verse; We Promise You Our Poetry Is Worse