Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19881202
A three-time finalist for the National Book Award and winner of the National Book Critics Circle award, Elkin satirizes consumer and popular culture. He talks about the influence his father had on his work and reads from his novel, THE DICK GIBSON SHOW.
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 her poem "Famous" that was recently turned into picture book and discusses wh...
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