Al YoungPoetry Fiction Nonfiction
Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19931122
Poet, novelist, and non-fiction writer Al Young discusses combatting black stereotypes and reads from his collection Heaven, which gathers poetry written between 1956 and 1990. A program with Al Young from 1986 as well as the first and second parts of a 2017 interview are available in our Audio Archives.
This program pays tribute to the past American voices of feminist poets from the last century, who opened doors at publishing houses for the vast numbers of talented women writers today. Listen to excerpts from Pulitzer Prize winne...
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