Catalog Number: 20030709, 20000405, 19991013
The Flannery O’Connor Professor of Letters at the esteemed Writers’ Work-shop of the University of Iowa, Bell has significantly influenced contemporary American poetry, not just through his teaching and writing, but also through his work as an editor and critic. In this public poetry reading, he presents a variety of works from love poetry to pieces from his radical collection, The Book of the Dead Man, and shares stories about his craft.
In the second half of this interview with Philip Lee Williams, winner of the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Georgia Writers Association, he discusses his most recent works of poetry, ...
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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