Dana GioiaPoetry, Essay
Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20050518
In his new book, Disappearing Ink: Poetry at the End of Print Culture, poet and critic Dana Gioia ponders the future of poetry at a time when traditional outlets for poetry are disappearing. Gioia also reads from his 2001 collection of poems, Interrogations at Noon, which won the 2002 American Book Award.
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...
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