Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19910308
Edward Hirsch won the National Book Critics Circle Award for his second book of poems, Wild Gratitude. In this program, he reads from The Night Parade and talks about writing poems that are formal and conversational at the same time. A 2017 program with Edward Hirsch is also available in our Audio Archives.
Poet Susan Aizenberg discusses the use of fiction within poetry, admitting that she draws from real life, but notes that there is a distinction between truth and fact. Recently retired from teaching at Creighton University, she reads from her thir...
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