Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20110916, 20120217
Poet, and scholar, Evie Shockley, reads from her poetry collections, A HALF_RED SEA and THE NEW BLACK. She shares how her poetry interweaves the personal and political, as well as the historical and imagined, in meaningful ways that challenge readers
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 what inspired her exploration of the...
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