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Michelle Boisseau

Poetry

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 19962010, and 2017 are also available in our audio archives.

| Subject Matter: Elegiac Poems, Personal Reflection, George Eliot, Emily Dickinson | Interview Year: 2007 | Genre: Poetry |

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