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Kim Addonizio

Poetry

Interviewed by: Robert Stewart

Catalog Number: 20071102

An author of both poetry and prose, Kim Addonizio is known for work that is confessional and humorous with a touch of the blues.  Winner of the 2003 John Ciardi Lifetime Achievement Award and a finalist for the 2000 National Book Award, this California native talks with New Letters magazine editor Robert Stewart about her poetry and reads from her fourth collection What Is This Thing Called Love, while accompanying herself on the harmonica. 

| Subject Matter: Music, Blues, Confessional Writing | Interview Year: 2007 | Genre: Poetry | Awards: 2003 John Ciardi Lifetime Achievement Award, Finalist for the 2000 National Book Award |

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Friday, March 22, 2019
Manhattan, Kansas

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Winners Announced: New Letters Literary Awards

New Letters is pleased to announce the 2018 winners of the $2,500 Conger Beasley Jr. Prize for Nonfiction, the $1,500 New Letters Prize for Fiction, and the $1,500 Prize for Poetry. See the winners, judges, and finalists here.

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Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

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.