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.
Ted Olson is the winner of two Appalachian Book of the Year Awards and is a six-time Grammy nominee for Best Album Notes. A professor of Appalachian Studies at East Tennessee State University, Olson has served as editor for ...
In this public reading at The Writer's Place in Kansas City, poets Mia Leonin and Gustavo Adolfo Aybar celebrate Hispanic island cultures. Aybar, a native of the Dominican Republic, is a Cave Canem Fellow who shares poems from his 2017 debut colle...
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