Catalog Number: 20040414
John Balaban reads from Spring Essence, his translations of the 18th century Vietnamese concubine Ho Xuan Huong. He also discusses his work with the Nôm Foundation, which is trying to preserve an ancient Vietnamese language in danger of extinction.
Poet Susan Aizenberg discusses the use of fiction within poetry, admitting that she draws from real life, but notes that there is a distinction between truth and fact. Recently retired from teaching at Nebraska's Creighton University, she reads fr...
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