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Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 19980126
Author of the best-selling novel THE STONE DIARIES, which won the 1995 Pulitzer and the National Book Critics Circle Award, Shields talks about that book and her 1998 novel LARRY'S PARTY. She also discusses the differences between them.
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...