Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20090417, 20080418
Paul Muldoon, the new poetry editor for The New Yorker, talks about his own rejection from the magazine in his earlier days. This Irish author of ten collections of poetry reads from Horse Latitudes and Poems which include formal poems about made-up words along with tributes to musicians such as the Beatles and Warren Zevon. We’ll also hear some music from Muldoon’s own rock band, Rackett.
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. In part one of this conversation, 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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