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.
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