Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19880311
Poet Dara Wier is a native of Louisiana, the state that often serves as the setting for her poems. Here she reads from her books ALL YOU HAVE IN COMMON and THE BOOK OF KNOWLEDGE and discusses the "mystery" that she says the best poetry embodies.
Glenn North, the inaugural Poet Laureate of the 18th and Vine Historic Jazz District, shares passages from his 2015 book City of Song (due to be re-released in 2019 by ...
We turn to our extensive archive to present this look back at the legacy of the legendary poet Gwendolyn Brooks. The first African-American to win a Pulitzer Prize for her 1949 poetry collection, Annie Allen, Brooks went on to influence g...
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