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a folk writer who composes in verse

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For Ashbery is also a folk poet because he is the supreme singer (not a teacher; and if he is a narrator/storyteller, he tells stories with an implied familiarity so rooted that they can be ellipticized into a song); we feel those cadences bone-deep, as familiar and as sublime.
Though such didacticism is considered to have marred many of Whittier's poems, this impulse is characteristic of the folk poet.
The folk poet is "one-among-the-people," therefore socially at ease.
The folk poet has turned rock chick, complete with leather trousers.
Kenilworth's Steamchicken band play the music for tonight's ceilidh and Leamington singer and comedian Keith Donnelly teams up with folk poet Les Barker for tomorrow's hilarious show as Idiot and Friend.
Lydia is a peasant woman who has a way with words; despite the hardships she suffers, she sees the good and the beauty, of the world, and she talks about it all with the eloquence of a folk poet.
MADCAP folk poet Les Barker brings down the curtain on 25 years of great folk entertainment in the village of Brinklow tomorrow.
Folk poet Les Barker will be presenting his hilarious poems and monologues while Warwick singer-songwriter Anna Ryder provides support.
It promises to be a hilarious evening with folk poet Les Barker finding musical support and a vast supply of silly hats from the otherwise sensible folk performers Chris Harvey, Alison Younger and Artisan's Hilary Spencer.
The event features Leamington singer and guitarist, Keith Donnelly and the internationally-acclaimed folk poet Les Barker taking turns on stage for a night of comic mayhem.
FOLK poet Les Barker comes to Rugby on Wednesday as guest of the town's Acoustic Club.
THERE'S also a seasonal atmosphere of comedy in the local club circuit, with folk poet Les Barker appearing on Monday as guest of the Oak Room Music Club, which meets in the Globe Hotel, Warwick.
MORE hilarity is lined up in Warwick on Sunday when the internationally- acclaimed folk poet Les Barker makes a concert appearance at the town's folk club.
A NIGHT of hilarity is in store on Monday when folk poet Les Barker makes a solo appearance at the Globe Hotel, Warwick.
Accompanied by vibrant serigraphs, this volume combines Anatolian legends with the life stories and poems of popular folk poets.