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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.
Former U.S. Army Captain Matt Gallagher discusses his novel, Youngblood, which draws from his military service during the Iraq War...
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 ...