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On The Air
Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 19970303
Poet, literary scholar, and Native American feminist, Cook-Lynn talks about her book WHY I CAN'T READ WALLACE STEGNER AND OTHER ESSAYS, and reads from her poetry.
Naomi Shihab Nye
In part one of this conversation, Arab-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye, whose numerous books of poetry, essays and stories have delighted children and adults alike, reads from her book, ...
Guggenheim fellow Jericho Brown describes the joy he finds in writing poetry and how his work helps him examine his world as a gay black man. He talks about some of his poetic mentors—from Emily Dickinson to Alice Walker—and the lesson...