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Robert Olen Butler
Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19940321
The winner of the 1993 Pulitzer Prize reads from his erotic novel, THEY WHISPER. Butler says artists aren't intellectual, they are sensualists; and his protagonist in THEY WHISPER learns about himself by recalling his sexual relationships.
Black Women Writers in History
We go to the archives to revisit a program that examines important African-American writers, beginning with the 18th century's Phyllis Wheatley and concluding with former U.S. Poet Laureate Rita Dove. This show also features the late Margaret Walk...
Michigan native Marcus Wicker talks about how his poetry has progressed since his early days with poetry slams and reads from the 2011 National Poetry Series winning collection, ...