Interviewed by: Robert Stewart
Catalog Number: 20060426, 20050112
With wit and style, former U.S. Poet Laureate and Pulitzer Prize winner Mark Strand talks about his life in letters, the dark humor of his poetry, and his refusal to speak his native French language. Strand reads from several of his books including A Blizzard of One, which won the Pulitzer Prize in 1999. His newest work is published in New Letters magazine.
Growing up in a Philadelphia apartment above a liquor store, poet Ellen Bass thought her childhood was "the most mundane, pedestrian, unpoetic world you could possibly live in," but after many years and the death of her parents, she finds herself ...
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