Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson, Michelle Boisseau, Albert Belg
Catalog Number: 20070302, 20030305, 20020306
This program pays tribute to some of the feminist poets of the last century who opened doors at publishing houses for the vast numbers of talented women writers today. Listen to excerpts from Pulitzer Prize winners Maxine Kumin and Carolyn Kizer, as well as MacArthur "genius" fellow Adrienne Rich. We'll also listen to the late Audre Lorde, who was the State Poet Laureate of New York when she died in 1992.
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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