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On The Air
Interviewed by: James McKinley
Catalog Number: 19930122
The author of several books of short stories and poetry, Gallagher reads poems from her book MOON CROSSING BRIDGE and talks about the loss of her husband, writer Raymond Carver, as well as her arrival to the possibility of new love.
Naomi Shihab Nye
Arab-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye, whose numerous books of poetry, essays and stories have delighted children and adults alike, reads her poem "Famous" that was recently turned into picture book and discusses what inspired her exploration of the...
Guggenheim fellow Jericho Brown describes the joy he finds in writing poetry and how his work helps him examine his world as a gay black man. He talks about some of his poetic mentors—from Emily Dickinson to Alice Walker—and the lesson...