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On The Air
Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19950331
In a rollicking, picaresque novel, Blackburn examines the lives of several persons born in the 1920s and '40s and follows them through the Hungarian Revolution, the Vietnam War, the American southwest, and Latin America.
Naomi Shihab Nye
In part one of this conversation, Arab-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye, whose numerous books of poetry, essays and stories have delighted children and adults alike, reads from her book, ...
Guggenheim fellow Jericho Brown describes the joy he finds in writing poetry and how his work helps him examine his world as a gay black man. He talks about some of his poetic mentors—from Emily Dickinson to Alice Walker—and the lesson...