Ekphrasis Poetry ReadingPoetry
Interviewed by: Angela Elam, Diana Moxon
Catalog Number: 20190412
In this live reading at Commerce Bank's The Box Gallery, poets Wyatt Townley, H.C. Palmer, Brian Daldorph, Melinda Hemmelgarn, and Catherine Anderson read poems associated with the Ekphrasis exhibit and share stories with visual artists Peg Craig, Meghan Rowswell and Susan Glasgow. They talk about how they used each other's work to create something new, ultimately resulting in the book of 40 artists and poets called Ekphrasis.
Arab-American writer Naomi Shihab Nye was born in St. Louis and is now a long-time resident of Texas with her husband, photographer Michael Nye. She discusses how her late father has impacte...
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