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Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19930521
Jong, best known for her six novels, is also an acclaimed poet with seven volumes of poetry to her credit. She reads from BECOMING LIGHT: POEMS NEW AND SELECTED and talks about the need for poetry, being a feminist, and her interest in witchcraft.
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, ...