New Letters
On The Air

Understanding Others: Transformative Writers

Poetry, Drama, Fiction, Nonfiction

Interviewed by: Angela Elam, Whitney Terrell

Catalog Number: 20141128, 20140214

This show features excerpts from six of our 2013 programs, highlighting the courage and strength of writers who use their gifts with the written word to understand and nurture their fellow man, including Bellwether Prize winner, Naomi Benaron; MacArthur Genius Edwidge DanticatWinter's Bone author Daniel Woodrell; playwright Christina Anderson; National Book Award-winning poet Mark Doty; and Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist, Richard Ford. They all display how literature can be a doorway to compassion. Visit our Shop for special CD Collections with Edwidge Danticat, Daniel Woodrell, Mark Doty, and Richard Ford.

| Subject Matter: Social Justice, Dignity, Transformation, Compassion | Interview Year: 2013 | Genre: Poetry, Drama, Fiction, Nonfiction | Awards: Bellwether Prize, MacArthur Genius Grant, Pulitzer Prize |

See All audio

Kansas City Literary Events

Poetry & Jazz Improv with River Cow Orchestra

Thursday, June 11, 2020
Kansas City, Mo.

News

A Message to Our Community

Greetings to our readers, listeners, and writers.

We write to wish you well amidst this strange time, and to update you on our operations here at New Letters magazine, New Letters on the Air and BkMk Press. Click here to read our full statement.

Shop

Individual Issues of New Letters Magazine

To order an individual issue of New Letters magazine, please call 816-235-1169 or visit our online store here.