Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19950821, 19941114
The Nobel Prize-winning South African writer, Nadine Gordimer reads from her novel None to Accompany Me, set on the eve of all-race elections. In the book, Gordimer's protagonist, Vera Stark, examines her past as a lawyer for blacks attempting to reclaim the land. Gordimer talks about the dilemma of conscience for whites in South Africa.
The second half of this reading by Kansas Poets Laureate, Past and Present, begins with Wyatt Townley (2013-15), who introduces the Kansas Poet Laureate she followed, Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg (20...
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