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Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 19971103
Winner of the 1997 Bakeless Prize and a fellowship to the Breadloaf Writers Conference for her first collection of short stories, EGGS FOR YOUNG AMERICA, Hester talks about her distinctly southern voice and her fascination with the short story as a genre.
Black Women Writers in History
We go to the archives to revisit a program that examines important African-American writers, beginning with the 18th century's Phyllis Wheatley and concluding with former U.S. Poet Laureate Rita Dove. This show also features the late Margaret Walk...
Michigan native Marcus Wicker talks about how his poetry has progressed since his early days with poetry slams and reads from the 2011 National Poetry Series winning collection, ...