Interviewed by: Robert Stewart
Catalog Number: 19781118
Born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri, poet Dennis Finnell, reads from his debut collection, Red Cottage, winner of the Juniper Prize from the University of Massachusetts. He discusses his writing process and the frequent theme of responsibility that occurs within his work. Our Audio Archives also contain interviews with Dennis Finnell from 2001 and 2014.
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 from her book, ...
A holiday favorite, this highly anthologized short story is read by the late author Grace Paley. "The Loudest Voice" is an amusing tale about a little Jewish girl, chosen to play the lead in her school's Christmas pageant, and her ...
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