Interviewed by: James McKinley
Catalog Number: 19990224
The author of four collections of poetry, the South African writer, James Matthews talks with New Letters editor James McKinley about his first full-length novel, The Party is Over, which captures not only the political frustrations of the apartheid world of the 1960's, but the limitations for artists trapped within racial stereotypes.
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. 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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