Interviewed by: Michelle Boisseau
Catalog Number: 20061117
Randall Mann is the winner of the Kenyon Review Poetry Prize for his first collection of poems, Complaint in the Garden. The collection takes readers "into lush landscapes, sundry histories, and a contemporary gay San Francisco populated by those things and people loved and lost." He discusses the craft of formal poetry with poet Michelle Boisseau, and reads from his work.
Growing up in a Philadelphia apartment above a liquor store, poet Ellen Bass thought her childhood was "the most mundane, pedestrian, unpoetic world you could possibly live in," but after many years and the death of her parents, she finds herself ...
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