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On The Air
Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19940620
In his controversial book of essays CAN POETRY MATTER? Gioia, a poet himself, takes on such topics as the poet as businessman, New Formalism and the effect of Howard Moss, longtime poetry editor of THE NEW YORKER, on contemporary poetry.
While at the Woodneath Library Center, novelist Larry Watson reads from his tenth book, As Good As Gone. Though he grew up in No...
Poet Dave Smith grew up in Virginia's tidewater region along the coast, so it's no surprise that his many books of poetry and essays are abundant in inspiration from the outdoor life in that area. Smith, who has been described as a poet of place, ...