Interviewed by: Judy Ray
Catalog Number: 19860425
Feminist poet Judith Minty refers to the bear as her "totem" because it appears frequently in both male and female forms in her dreams and in her writing. Here she reads poems and an excerpt from her short story "Killing the Bear."
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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