Interviewed by: Dennis Conrow
Catalog Number: 20080620
Chip Kidd , who has been described as the world’s most famous book cover designer, has worked at Knopf for over 20 years. Now a novelist too, he talks about his two books The Cheese Monkeys and The Learners. In this conversation with New Letters on the Air’s Dennis Conrow, Kidd explains how to see with a designer’s eye, and talks about the challenging transition from working with pictures to working with words.
Glenn North, the inaugural Poet Laureate of the 18th and Vine Historic Jazz District, shares passages from his 2015 book City of Song (due to be re-released in 2019 by ...
We turn to our extensive archive to present this look back at the legacy of the legendary poet Gwendolyn Brooks. The first African-American to win a Pulitzer Prize for her 1949 poetry collection, Annie Allen, Brooks went on to influence g...
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