W.S. Merwin: Past American Voice


Interviewed by: H.L. Hix

Catalog Number(s): 20190419

Interview Year(s): 2000

We look back on the life of the prolific poet W.S. Merwin, who died in March 2019. In this 2000 interview with fellow poet H.L. Hix, the former U.S. Poet Laureate, who was often inspired by nature and concerned with ecology and preservation, reads from The Folding Cliffs, which refers to his long-time home in Hawaii.