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On The Air
Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 19970623
A Pushcart Prize winner and director of the Breadloaf Writers Conference, Collier talks about the life of the writer and reads from his collection of poetry, THE NEIGHBOR.
Naomi Shihab Nye
In part one of this conversation, Arab-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye, whose numerous books of poetry, essays and stories have delighted children and adults alike, reads her poem "Famous" that was recently turned into picture book and discusses wh...
Guggenheim fellow Jericho Brown describes the joy he finds in writing poetry and how his work helps him examine his world as a gay black man. He talks about some of his poetic mentors—from Emily Dickinson to Alice Walker—and the lesson...