Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20070323
The author of three collections of poetry and co-author of the popular textbook, Writing Poems, Michelle Boisseau talks about her poetry collections, including her newest Trembling Air. Her often tender, elegiac poems capture moments of personal reflection. Boisseau also discusses the important literary influences of the women writers George Eliot and Emily Dickinson. Programs with Michelle Boisseau from 1996, 2010, and 2017 are also available in our audio archives.
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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