Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20011010
The author of three novels and a collection of short stories, this Scottish fiction writer talks about The Missing World, which is set in modern London and explores issues surrounding our memories and how our view of the past makes up our present. Livesey talks about the inspiration behind her psychological dramas and the writing process that leads to their completion, and about her life divided between the Isles and America. Shows with Margot Livesey from 2006, 2011, and 2018 are also available in our audio archives.
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. 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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