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Ali, Kazim (January 28, 2011)

Kazim Ali - Kazim Ali, a poet of Indian heritage, talks about his Muslim faith and its influences on

Becker, Phyllis (February 10, 2017)

Phyllis Becker - A great promoter of poetry in Kansas City, Phyllis Becker served on the board of Th

Blum

Jenna Blum - Jenna Blum�s, first novel, THOSE WHO SAVE US, gained popularity by word of mouth. She

Boisseau, Michelle (December 30, 2011)

Michelle Boisseau - A Sunday in God-Years takes its title from the notion that inside the long stret

Fennelly, Beth (May 6, 2011)

Beth Ann Fennelly - Beth Ann Fennelly has written four books of poetry in the last decade, along wit

Finn, Maria (January 21, 2011)

happy: tango lessons. In her 2010 memoir, Hold Me Tight & Tango Me Home, Finn recounts how tang

Fortier

Anne Fortier - Anne Fortie,r is the latest writer to draw on the legend of the doomed lovers. In her

Lee, Chang-rae (July 29, 2011)

Chang-rae Lee - A finalist for the 2011 Pulitzer Prize in Fiction for his fourth novel, The Surrende

Livesey, Margot (January 7, 2011)

Margot Livesey - In this conversation at the Kansas City Public Library, Scottish-born fiction write

Lopez

shocked the literary world in 2010 when her book of short stories, The Homicide Survivor�s Picnic

Lopez, Lorraine (January 6, 2012)

Lorraine Lopez was shocked in 2010, when her book of short fiction, Homicide Survivors Picnic and Ot

Martin, Clancy (November 26, 2010)

Clancy Martin - Chosen by Publisher's Weekly as one of the Best Books of 2009, How to

Martinez, Valerie (August 10, 2010)

of Santa Fe from 2008 through 20102010 marks the publication of several books, including Eac

Martinez, Demetria (April 30, 2010)

Demetria Martinez - Known for her journalistic investigations in the 1980s into stories about El Sal

Norris, 2

Kathleen Norris - A forgotten word returns in the book ACEDIA & ME by writer Kathleen Norris. Sh

Quindlen

Anna Quindlen - Anna Quindlen, known as a syndicated newspaper columnist who was recognized with the

Rathbone, Emma (September 10, 2010)

Emma Rathbone - The Patterns of Paper Monsters by Emma Rathbone is a first-person account of a male

Rodriguez, Luis

Luis Rodriguez - Writer and activist Luis J. Rodriguez is an influential Latino poet and founder of

The Cruelest Month (April 1, 2011)

The Cruelest Month - "April is the cruelest month, breeding Lilacs out of the dead land..." The famo

Turner, Brian (May 27, 2011)

ise, his critically acclaimed 2010 book. He talks about his work with New Letters magazine editor, R

Waldman, Anne (July 23, 2010)

Anne Waldman - Co-founder with Allen Ginsberg of the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics, Ann

Walls, Jeannette (August 11, 2017)

Jeannette Walls - A journalist who worked for such publications as Esquire, New York Magazine, and M

Young, C. Dale (August 12, 2011)

C. Dale Young - A poet who admits that "90% of his time" is taken up by his day-job, oncologist C. D

Robinson, Marilynne (August 5, 2011)

Marilynne Robinson - In this interview in front of an audience at the Kansas City Public Library, Ma

Snyder, Gary (August 16, 2013)

Gary Snyder - Winner of the 2012 Wallace Stevens Award for Lifetime Achievement from the Academy of

Anne Waldman & The Beats (October 18, 2013)

  This other half of the 2010 interview at the Associated Writing Programs conference features

Serpas, Martha (August 21, 2015)

Martha Serpas - Growing up in bayou country, the poet Martha Serpas is attached to the landscape and

Jackson, Angela (January 16, 2015)

Angela Jackson - In this public reading entitled "Love Letters to Generations," Angela Jackson, a Ch

Russo, Richard (July 15, 2011)

Richard Russo - Richard Russo, known for his Pulitzer Prize-winning novel Empire Falls, describes hi

The Cruelest Month (March 31, 2017)

The Cruelest Month - "April is the cruelest month, breeding Lilacs out of the dead land..." The famo

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Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.