Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19970804, 19940620
In his controversial book of essays Can Poetry Matter, Dana Gioia, a poet himself, takes on such topics as the poet as businessman, New Formalism and the effect of Howard Moss, longtime poetry editor of The New Yorker, on contemporary poetry. A program with Dana Gioia from 2005 and a show where he discusses his work with the NEA for Operation Homecoming are available in our audio archives.
(Photo by Christopher P. Stephens)
Our "Classics Series" continues as we go "Back to the Writing Well" to hear from writers of place, including the late Pat Conroy. Famous for his novels about the south, with several made into movies such as ...
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