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
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 from her book, ...
A holiday favorite, this highly anthologized short story is read by the late author Grace Paley. "The Loudest Voice" is an amusing tale about a little Jewish girl, chosen to play the lead in her school's Christmas pageant, and her ...
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