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.
In part one of this conversation, Arab-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye, whose numerous books of poetry, essays and stories have delighted children and adults alike, reads from her book, ...
A holiday favorite, this highly anthologized short story is read by the late author Grace Paley. "The Loudest Voice" is an amusing tale about a little Jewish girl, chosen to play the lead in her school's Christmas pageant, and her ...
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