Catalog Number: 19820514
In this public reading, furnished by The Watershed Foundation of Washington D.C., Carolyn Kizer reads selections from three of her poetry collections, Knock Upon Silence, Midnight Was My Cry, and The Ungrateful Garden. In addition to sharing her work, Kizer explains the inspiration behind some of her poems, which include her childhood and close relationship with her mother.
In the second half of this interview with Philip Lee Williams, winner of the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Georgia Writers Association, he discusses his most recent works of poetry, ...
Poet Susan Aizenberg discusses the use of fiction within poetry, admitting that she draws from real life, but notes that there is a distinction between truth and fact. Recently retired from teaching at Nebraska's Creighton University, she reads fr...
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