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Poet Sam Gwynn on Robert Conquest’s Literary Achievements

interview with Sam Gwynn, Elizabeth Conquest
via Hoover Institution
Monday, January 25, 2016
Poet Sam Gwynn on Robert Conquest’s Literary Achievements

Poet Sam Gwynn presents a talk on Conquest’s literary achievements and his relationships with well-known writers such as Kingsley Amis. Among his considerable gifts, Bob was a superb conversationalist. He had a great sense of humor and loved to laugh: the look of playful delight that animated his face as he nailed a punch line is impossible to forget.