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.
In the second half of this interview with Philip Lee Williams, winner of the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Georgia Writers Association, he discusses his most recent works of poetry, ...
Poet Susan Aizenberg discusses the use of fiction within poetry, admitting that she draws from real life, but notes that there is a distinction between truth and fact. Recently retired from teaching at Nebraska's Creighton University, she reads fr...
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