Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 19990421
The author of two collections of poetry, Roderick Townley’s discusses his anthology of personal essays and poems by over two dozen American poets called Night Errands: How Poets Use Dreams. In this interview, Townley talks about the parallel language of dreams and poetry, and what he has learned about his craft from this exploration into the netherworld of dreams.
In the second half of this interview with Philip Lee Williams, winner of the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Georgia Writers Association, he discusses his most recent works of poetry, ...
Poet Susan Aizenberg discusses the use of fiction within poetry, admitting that she draws from real life, but notes that there is a distinction between truth and fact. Recently retired from teaching at Nebraska's Creighton University, she reads fr...
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