Interviewed by: Mike Pettengill
Catalog Number: 20051214, 19990526
Author of the highly acclaimed novel Memoirs of a Geisha, which made it on the New York Times Bestsellers List for two years and has since been turned into an award-winning film, Arthur Golden talks frankly about this sweeping narrative that took him nearly a decade to write. He talks about his research and writing processes with Mike Pettengill, and also reads from the book.
In the second half of this interview with Philip Lee Williams, winner of the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Georgia Writers Association, he discusses his most recent works of poetry, ...
Poet Susan Aizenberg discusses the use of fiction within poetry, admitting that she draws from real life, but notes that there is a distinction between truth and fact. Recently retired from teaching at Nebraska's Creighton University, she reads fr...
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