Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 19961111
Michelle Boisseau is a poet whose intricate work deals with language and its connection to our basic concept of good and evil. In this program, she reads from Understory, her second book of poetry, which won the Samuel Morse Prize. Programs with Michelle Boisseau from 2007, 2010, and 2017 are also available in our audio archives.
Growing up in a Philadelphia apartment above a liquor store, poet Ellen Bass thought her childhood was "the most mundane, pedestrian, unpoetic world you could possibly live in," but after many years and the death of her parents, she finds herself ...
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