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Dave Smith discusses elegiac poetry and reads from The Wick of Memory: New & Selected Poems 1970-2000, and from his essay book, Hunting Men.

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Winner of the G. S. Sharat Chandra Prize for Short Fiction, selected by Lorraine M. López

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Dave Smith Collection

Special Pricing: This collection includes New Letters (Vol. 80, No. 1), two CDs with New Letters on the Air programs from 19811988, and part one and two of a 2014 interview, all featuring the work of Dave Smith. Downloads of these programs have also been reduced in our audio archives.