New Letters
On The Air

Kelly Cherry

Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

Interviewed by: Robert Stewart

Catalog Number: 19981120

The author of over a dozen books, including poetry, novels and essays, Kelly Cherry reads from her collection of poetry, Death and Transfiguration. She talks with New Letters editor, Robert Stewart, about this book and her attempt to capture in words, not her own sense of loss, but the people behind the poetry, and about the significance of storytelling for everyone.

| Subject Matter: Death, Loss, Storytelling | Interview Year: 1998 | Genre: Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction |

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Kansas City Literary Events

Jamel Brinkley

Friday, March 22, 2019
Manhattan, Kansas

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Winners Announced: New Letters Literary Awards

New Letters is pleased to announce the 2018 winners of the $2,500 Conger Beasley Jr. Prize for Nonfiction, the $1,500 New Letters Prize for Fiction, and the $1,500 Prize for Poetry. See the winners, judges, and finalists here.

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Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.