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."
Ted Olson, a professor of Appalachian Studies at East Tennessee State University, discusses how his writing has been impacted by the region's history, literature and music. He reveals what he learned studying with poet Wendell Berry and the profou...
In this public reading at The Writer's Place in Kansas City, poets Mia Leonin and Gustavo Adolfo Aybar celebrate Hispanic island cultures. Aybar, a native of the Dominican Republic, is a Cave Canem Fellow who shares poems from his 2017 debut colle...
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