PBS NewsHour

Poet Willie Perdomo on why he still writes letters

Clip: 05/21/2019 | 3m 6s | Video has closed captioning.

Texting and emailing have revolutionized the way we communicate, enabling us to be more efficient and stay in touch more easily. But they have also altered the dynamics of some of our most important relationships. Within this new digital communication landscape, what have we lost? Poet Willie Perdomo shares his humble opinion on how a handwritten letter expresses more than just words.

Aired: 05/21/19

Rating: NR

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