Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20050119, 20030423
The only poet to twice win the prestigious National Book Critics Circle Award, Albert Goldbarth talks about his work and reads from the book that captured the second award, Saving Lives. The author of more than 20 collections of poetry and several essays, this Wichita, Kansas based writer’s work is a quirky mesh of ancient history, pop culture, the profane and the holy.
A lawyer-turned-poet, Monica Youn has written three books of poetry, and now teaches creative writing in New York. Twice a finalist for the National Book Award, she reveals why she felt the need to leave the legal field for creative writing after ...
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