Catalog Number: 19833018
The long-time director of creative writing at the University of Montana reads poems from his 1979 collection, WHITE CENTER, which illustrate the bleak outlook characterizing much of his work. The program includes comments by poet William Stafford.
In this archive recording, the late essayist and short story writer James Alan McPherson (1943-2016) talks about his life as a writer, father, teacher, traveler, and much more. Born and raised in Savannah, Georgia, McPherson graduated with degrees...
We go to the archives to revisit a program that examines important African-American writers, beginning with the 18th century's Phillis Wheatley and concluding with former U.S. Poet Laureate Rita Dove. This show also features the late Margaret Walk...
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