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Mary Jo Bang

Poetry

Interviewed by: Angela Elam

Catalog Number: 20081010, 20080425

Winner of the 2007 National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry, Mary Jo Bang reads from her prize-winning fifth collection, Elegy, that traces the year following the death of her son.  This manuscript was originally chosen to be published as the winner of the Alice Fay di Castagnoia Award from the Poetry Society of America because it cuts “a guiding path for the reader.” 

| Subject Matter: Elegy, Tragedy, Life, Family | Interview Year: 2008 | Genre: Poetry | Awards: 2007 National Book Critics Circle Award, Alice Fay di Castagnoia Award from the Poetry Society of America |

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Kevin Rabas

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Kinsley, Kan.

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New Letters & BkMk Press Events at 2018 AWP Conference / Tampa Bookfair Booth 1048

Join us at AWP 2018 in Tampa, Florida, for three events: A tribute to Michelle Boisseau + book signings by Robert Stewart and Mia Leonin.

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Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.