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On The Air
Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19901102
Revell's work has been called "constantly exciting\" by one critic and "stunning and troubling\" by another. Here Revell reads from his third book of poems, NEW DARK AGES, and talks about the influence his Catholic background has had on his work.
Naomi Shihab Nye
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 her poem "Famous" that was recently turned into picture book and discusses wh...
Guggenheim fellow Jericho Brown describes the joy he finds in writing poetry and how his work helps him examine his world as a gay black man. He talks about some of his poetic mentors—from Emily Dickinson to Alice Walker—and the lesson...