Robert Olen ButlerFiction
Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 090409, 20101217
Writer Robert Olen Butler discusses writing �from where you dream,� which he says too many writers are guilty of not doing. He reads from his dream-like short story collections SEVERANCE and INTERCOURSE, as well as his newest novel, HELL.
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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