Charles GordonePoetry Drama
Interviewed by: Jan Gauger
Catalog Number: 19781230
Gordone, a Pulitzer Prize-winning author, reads poems about the experience of being black in America and an excerpt from his play NO PLACE TO BE SOMEBODY.
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 ...
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