Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20040908, 20031112
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in 1993 for his play Angels in America, Tony Kushner is considered one of the most outspoken literary figures today, with plays suffused with history and political outrage combined with literary and comedic flair. In this invigorating interview, he discusses his work and the role and responsibility of the playwright.
Patricia Smith is the author of seven poetry books and a four-time National Poetry Slam Champion, the most successful poet in the competition's history. In part one of this conversation, she reads from her recent book, ...
Poets Hadara Bar-Nadav and Kathryn Nuernberger, who were both chosen as 2017 NEA Literary Fellows, discuss their recent collections along with their origins and influences, and talk about how dreaming affects their poetry. Bar-Nadav, co-editor of ...
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