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 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, ...
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