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.
Glenn North, the inaugural Poet Laureate of the 18th and Vine Historic Jazz District, shares passages from his 2015 book City of Song (due to be re-released in 2019 by ...
We turn to our extensive archive to present this look back at the legacy of the legendary poet Gwendolyn Brooks. The first African-American to win a Pulitzer Prize for her 1949 poetry collection, Annie Allen, Brooks went on to influence g...
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