Interviewed by: Michelle Boisseau
Catalog Number: 20060712, 20051012
Marilyn Kallet’s 2005 poetic offering, Circe, After Hours—her 11th book—covers topics as diverse as eating a rodent served by a cost-cutting French woman, finding relatives killed in the Holocaust, or remembering her father’s loose association with the Mafia. This Knoxville poet reads from this book and has an entertaining talk with fellow poet Michelle Boisseau about the craft of poetry.
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...
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