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On The Air
Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 19961118
Masters talks about his craft and how he uses his life as a springboard for his writing. He reads excerpts from his novel HOME IS THE EXILE.
Naomi Shihab Nye
In part one of this conversation, Arab-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye, whose numerous books of poetry, essays and stories have delighted children and adults alike, reads from her book, ...
Guggenheim fellow Jericho Brown describes the joy he finds in writing poetry and how his work helps him examine his world as a gay black man. He talks about some of his poetic mentors—from Emily Dickinson to Alice Walker—and the lesson...