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On The Air
Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 19970706
This celebrated poet talks about her collection LOOSE SUGAR, which explores time, space, sex, and daily life through memories of a childhood spent in Brazil and California. Her most experimental work employs alchemy, Gnosticism, and linguistic play.
Former U.S. Army Captain Matt Gallagher discusses his novel, Youngblood, which draws from his military service during the Iraq War...
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 ...