Charles BaxterFiction, Poetry
Interviewed by: Robert Stewart
Catalog Number: 19890915
All Things Considered book reviewer, Alan Cheuse says, "Charles Baxter's stories are some of the finest being written in America today." In this program, Baxter discusses his work with New Letters editor Robert Stewart. He reads excerpts from his best-known short story, "Gryphon" as well as shares two of his poems.
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