Interviewed by: Tony Beasley
Catalog Number: 19780204
Barry Lopez reads from Giving Birth to Thunder, Sleeping with His Daughter: Coyote Builds North America, a collection of sixty-eight Native American trickster stories from forty-two tribes. Winner of the John Burroughs Medal for his bestselling masterwork Of Wolves and Men (1979), Lopez brings imagines a Coyote myth that captures the character's wiles, excitement, and wisdom.
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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