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Michael Dana Gioia (born December 24, 1950)

Gioia is a critic, poet and former businessman. He initially worked as a marketing executive for General Foods Corporation. He wrote poetry while working at General Foods, and resigned in the 1990s to write full-time. From 2003 to 2009, Gioia was chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts....

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