Catalog Number: 20021106, 20011205
The winner of the Contemporary Poetry Series Competition at the University of Georgia Press, Dennis Finnell discusses his 2001 book, The Gauguin Answer Sheet, which is a mixture of family history, dreams, and artistic ruminations--all inspired by Gaughin’s painting, Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going? In this public poetry reading, Finnell presents works from this book as well as from his previous collections, Beloved Beast and Red Cottage. Our Audio Archives also contain interviews with Dennis Finnell from 1978 and 2014.
We go to the archives to revisit a program that examines important African-American writers, beginning with the 18th century's Phyllis Wheatley and concluding with former U.S. Poet Laureate Rita Dove. This show also features the late Margaret Walk...
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