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On The Air
Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19910419
Tafolla reads from her persona poems, which present various characters from the barrio, and talks about the ways in which education has failed Spanish-speaking Americans by trying to force them into a WASP mold.
Former U.S. Army Captain Matt Gallagher discusses his novel, Youngblood, which draws from his military service during the Iraq War...
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 ...