James DickeyPoetry Fiction
Interviewed by: Robert Aubrey Davis
Catalog Number: 19871204
Dickey won the National Book Award in 1966 for BUCKDANCER'S CHOICE, but he is best known for the novel DELIVERANCE, which was made into a feature film. He reads a poem and talks about Southern culture and his original intentions for DELIVERANCE.
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...
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