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War Is Kind
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War is Kind: Poetry of the Civil War
 
     Acclaimed actor Brian Mallon (General Hancock from the movie "Gettysburg") and writer-director Ron Maxwell read the great and lesser known poems of the Civil War era in a live performance at Gettysburg College.

     Poems by Stephen Vincent Benet, Stephen Crane, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Herman Melville, Abram Joseph Ryan, Mary Ashley Townsend, Walt Whitman, Robert Penn Warren and others.

About War is Kind:
     The Civil War has been remembered by photographers, historians, painters, novelists, composers and filmmakers. Perhaps no artistic endeavor has evoked the profound sadness, elation, excitement and tragedy of this epochal event as the collected works of our own American poets.