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Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19910503
The Russian poet and member of the former Soviet parliament reads from his COLLECTED POEMS: 1952-1990 and talks about trying to work within the Soviet system while remaining critical of it.
Naomi Shihab Nye
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, ...
Guggenheim fellow Jericho Brown describes the joy he finds in writing poetry and how his work helps him examine his world as a gay black man. He talks about some of his poetic mentors—from Emily Dickinson to Alice Walker—and the lesson...