Catalog Number: 20170120, 20160805
Irish poet and former Chair of the Poetry Society in England, Anne-Marie Fyfe explores parallels in her poetry with the life and work of the renowned William Butler Yeats as part of the "Mapping Yeats Symposium" at the 2015 Kansas City Irish Festival. The creator of the Coffee-House Poetry series at the Troubadour in London, Fyfe reads from her fourth and fifth books, Understudies: New and Selected Poems and the 2015 House of Small Absences.
We go to the archives to revisit a program that examines important African-American writers, beginning with the 18th century's Phyllis Wheatley and concluding with former U.S. Poet Laureate Rita Dove. This show also features the late Margaret Walk...
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