Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20090515
Co-founder of the infamous and now defunct Spy magazine, Kurt Andersen is a long-time journalist, who's also written ficition and essays and is now known as the host of the public radio program Studio 360. He discusses the sometimes alternationg demands of interviewing creative people and being creative in his own right and reads from his novel Heyday. He also talks about his earlier novel Turn of the Century.
Patricia Smith is the author of seven poetry books and a four-time National Poetry Slam Champion, the most successful poet in the competition's history. She reads from her recent book, ...
Poets Hadara Bar-Nadav and Kathryn Nuernberger, who were both chosen as 2017 NEA Literary Fellows, discuss their recent collections along with their origins and influences, and talk about how dreaming affects their poetry. Bar-Nadav, co-editor of ...
Kansas City Literary Events