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On The Air
Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19930507
Dove, America's first African-American Poet Laureate, reads poetry and prose and talks about her development as an artist, as well as about the pitfalls of being a black woman trained in the classics.
Former U.S. Army Captain Matt Gallagher discusses his novel, Youngblood, which draws from his military service during the Iraq War...
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 ...