Interviewed by: Robert Stewart
Catalog Number: 19910809, 19901012
Richard Wilbur, the former Poet Laureate of the United States, reads from his New and Collected Poems, for which he won his second Pulitzer Prize. Wilbur also reads some of his children's poems as well as talks about his early influences and censorship.
Patricia Smith is the author of seven poetry books and a four-time National Poetry Slam Champion, the most successful poet in the competition's history. In part one of this conversation, she reads from her recent book, ...
Poets Hadara Bar-Nadav and Kathryn Nuernberger, who were both chosen as 2017 NEA Literary Fellows, discuss their recent collections along with their origins and influences, and talk about how dreaming affects their poetry. Bar-Nadav, co-editor of ...
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