Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 19980907, 19980601
Exhibits and projects director at the Center for Advanced Visual Studies at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Elizabeth Goldring has worked for nearly two decades on creating a visual language that will make it possible for the visually challenged to see. Her two books of poetry Laser Treatment and Without Warning reflect some of her own struggles with the loss of sight and her discovery that seeing often occurs more with the mind than the eyes.
Patricia Smith is the author of seven poetry books and a four-time National Poetry Slam Champion, the most successful poet in the competition's history. In part one of this conversation, she reads from her recent book, ...
Poets Hadara Bar-Nadav and Kathryn Nuernberger, who were both chosen as 2017 NEA Literary Fellows, discuss their recent collections along with their origins and influences, and talk about how dreaming affects their poetry. Bar-Nadav, co-editor of ...
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