Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20101203, 20110819
Anne Fortie,r is the latest writer to draw on the legend of the doomed lovers. In her novel Juliet, Fortier follows a descendant of Giulietta Tolomei, who uncovers eerie parallels between her life and that of the �real-life� Juliet.
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 ...
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