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David Kherdian

Poetry

Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson

Catalog Number: 19910111

Kherdian is a proponent of the confessional mode of poetry. He learns about himself by writing personal poems, which, he says, also have universal significance. Kherdian reads from his work and talks about his friendship with William Saroyan.

| Interview Year: 1991 | Genre: Poetry |

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Jamel Brinkley

Friday, March 22, 2019
Manhattan, Kansas

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Winners Announced: New Letters Literary Awards

New Letters is pleased to announce the 2018 winners of the $2,500 Conger Beasley Jr. Prize for Nonfiction, the $1,500 New Letters Prize for Fiction, and the $1,500 Prize for Poetry. See the winners, judges, and finalists here.

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Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.