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Li-Young Lee

Poetry

Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson

Catalog Number: 19901207

Lee's book THE CITY IN WHICH I LOVE YOU was the 1990 Lamont Poetry selection. Here Lee reads from the work and recalls his father, whose life path took him from being Mao Tse-Tung's personal physician to working as a Christian evangelist.

| Interview Year: 1990 | Genre: Poetry | Awards: Lamont |

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Kansas City Literary Events

Shayla Lawson & Jermaine Thompson

Thursday, January 17, 2019
Kansas City, Mo.

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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.