Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20070817
Born in Hyderabad, India and raised in Great Britain and the U.S., Rishi Reddi discusses her 2007 short story collection Karma and Other Stories. The book captures multigenerational and interconnected lives of an Indian American community and the challenges of assimilating into western culture. Reddi, an environmental attorney for the state of Massachusetts, has published her work in various literary magazines and has been included in the Best American Short Stories series.
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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