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On The Air
Interviewed by: Robert Stewart
Catalog Number: 19971006
An American author who settled in Sicily in 1962, Simeti talks about her book ON PERSEPHONE'S ISLAND: A SICILIAN JOURNAL, which details life through the seasons with stories on mythology, food, and culture.
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 from her book, ...
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...