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Robin Becker

Poetry

Interviewed by: Robert Stewart

Catalog Number: 20040310, 20020327, 20010321

The former poetry editor of Women's Review of Books, Robin Becker discusses the changes for women in publishing over the past 30 years with New Letters magazine editor Robert Stewart.  She also gives her approach to the teaching of poetry and reads from her three collections, Giacometti's Dog, All-American Girl and The Horse Fair

| Subject Matter: Women, Publishing, Teaching | Interview Year: 2000 | Genre: Poetry | Awards: 1997 Lambda Award |

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