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Rukeyser, Muriel

Syllabification: Ruk·ey·ser, Muriel
Pronunciation: /ˈro͞oˌkīzər
 
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Definition of Rukeyser, Muriel in English:

( 1913–80), US poet and writer. Her political activism is reflected in such poems as “The Book of the Dead” (1938) and “The Gates” (1976).

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