Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19880826
Erdrich is the author of the novels LOVE MEDICINE, which won the National Book Critics Circle Award in 1984, and THE BEET QUEEN. On this program she reads from TRACKS, her third novel.
In this archive recording, the late essayist and short story writer James Alan McPherson (1943-2016) talks about his life as a writer, father, teacher, traveler, and much more. Born and raised in Savannah, Georgia, McPherson graduated with degrees...
We go to the archives to revisit a program that examines important African-American writers, beginning with the 18th century's Phillis Wheatley and concluding with former U.S. Poet Laureate Rita Dove. This show also features the late Margaret Walk...
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