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On The Air
Interviewed by: David Ray
Catalog Number: 19800922, 19800506
Maxine Kumin reads poems from Up Country, for which she won the 1973 Pulitzer Prize in poetry, and from House, Bridge, Fountain, Gate.
Naomi Shihab Nye
In part one of this conversation, Arab-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye, whose numerous books of poetry, essays and stories have delighted children and adults alike, reads from her book, ...
Guggenheim fellow Jericho Brown describes the joy he finds in writing poetry and how his work helps him examine his world as a gay black man. He talks about some of his poetic mentors—from Emily Dickinson to Alice Walker—and the lesson...