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On The Air
Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19900616
A former nun, Gernes is now a feminist whose poems are largely about women and their experiences. Gernes reads from her collection WOMEN AT 40, and from a book of poems about New Zealand, where she was a Fulbright scholar.
Latina author Sandra Cisneros, a recipient of the 2015 National Medal of Arts Award from President Obama in 2016 (...
In the second part of this public presentation by Martín Espada at the Kansas City Public Library, the former tenant lawyer talks about how he was able to transfer his advocacy from the justice system to poetry, giving voice to those who ar...