Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 19980518
Alice Friman's poems often reflect settings around the world and have been published in several other countries including Japan, where she won first prize in an international poetry contest in 1994. In this interview Friman discusses her collection Inverted Fire and discusses her writing process, which requires many revisions before she considers her work to be finished.
Pulitzer Prize winning poet Tyehimba Jess is interviewed by Kansas City's own Poet Laureate of 18th and Vine, Glenn North. Jess reads from his latest book of poetry, Olio...
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