Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20041222, 20031203
Writer Stephen Mitchell, whose celebrated versions of several mystical texts range from the Tao Te Ching to the Book of Job, talks about the artistic and spiritual motivation behind his work. He also reads from his recent book for young adults, Jesus, What He Really Said and Did, and his translation of the Bhagavad Gita.
In the second half of this interview with Philip Lee Williams, winner of the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Georgia Writers Association, he discusses his most recent works of poetry, ...
Poet Susan Aizenberg discusses the use of fiction within poetry, admitting that she draws from real life, but notes that there is a distinction between truth and fact. Recently retired from teaching at Nebraska's Creighton University, she reads fr...
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