Hadara Bar-Nadav and Kathryn NuernbergerPoetry
Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20190111, 20180330
Poets Hadara Bar-Nadav and Kathryn Nuernberger, who were both chosen as 2017 NEA Literary Fellows, discuss their recent collections along with their origins and influences, and talk about how dreaming affects their poetry. Bar-Nadav, co-editor of the textbook Writing Poems, teaches English and Creative Writing at the University of Missouri–Kansas City, and reads poems from Fountain and Furnace and The New Nudity, while Nuernberger, former editor of Pleiades Press at the University of Central Missouri and author of essay collection, Brief Interviews with the Romantic Past, reads from her James Laughlin Award-winning poetry collection, The End of Pink. An earlier 2013 interview with Hadara Bar-Nadav and a 2019 interview with Kathryn Nuernberger are also available in our Audio Archives.
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