Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20100409, 20101022
Former U.S. Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky reads poetry from his new collection GULF MUSIC, and talks about the role the sound of words plays in his work. He also talks about small-town America, which he describes in THOUSANDS OF BROADWAYS.
We go to the archives to revisit a program that examines important African-American writers, beginning with the 18th century's Phyllis Wheatley and concluding with former U.S. Poet Laureate Rita Dove. This show also features the late Margaret Walk...
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