Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20101001, 20120106
Novelist and short story writer Lorraine Lopez shocked the literary world in 2010 when her book of short stories, The Homicide Survivor�s Picnic was a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner. She talks about her career and other writing.
Ted Olson, a professor of Appalachian Studies at East Tennessee State University, discusses how his writing has been impacted by the region's history, literature and music. He reveals what he learned studying with poet Wendell Berry and the profou...
In this public reading at The Writer's Place in Kansas City, poets Mia Leonin and Gustavo Adolfo Aybar celebrate Hispanic island cultures. Aybar, a native of the Dominican Republic, is a Cave Canem Fellow who shares poems from his 2017 debut colle...
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