Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19910712, 19900413
Perhaps the greatest of southwestern writers, Frank Waters has been nominated twice for the Nobel Prize in literature. In this program he reads from his novel The Man Who Killed the Deer and talks about his exploration of the collision between European and Native American cultures.
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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