Carolyn Forche is a poet, editor, and human rights advocate. Forche has received awards for her literary work and has translated various literary texts.
As the U.S. Senate struggles to produce health-care reform legislation that can win the votes of 60 members, cost issues rise to the forefront of the debate. Poet Carolyn Forché’s experience suggests that universal access to health care is not only the right thing to do morally but financially as well. More »