Interviewed by: David Ray
Catalog Number: 20020821
Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, Maxine Kumin, is known for her grace with formal poetry and her love of the outdoors, she has been entertaining and enlightening the literary world for the past 40 years. Discover the wonder behind the poetry of Maxine Kumin as we revisit a 1980 interview as part of this special U.S. Poet Laureate series.
Ted Olson, a professor of Appalachian Studies at East Tennessee State University, discusses how his writing has been impacted by the region's history, literature and music. He reveals what he learned studying with poet Wendell Berry and the ...
In this public reading at The Writer's Place in Kansas City, poets Mia Leonin and Gustavo Adolfo Aybar celebrate Hispanic island cultures. Aybar, a native of the Dominican Republic, is a Cave Canem Fellow who shares poems from his 2017 debut colle...
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