Thomas E. KennedyFiction
Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 19970818
Thomas E. Kennedy had three books published in 1997, including his novel The Book of Angels and a collection of short stories, Drive, Dive, Dance & Fight. Though Kennedy has been living in Denmark for well over two decades, where he has worked as the International Editor of the Cimarron Review, he talks about how his work is distinctly American and his efforts at creative experimentation. Programs from 1990 and 2008 with Thomas E. Kennedy are also available in our Audio Archives.
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