Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19930625, 19910913
Native American poet Joy Harjo won both the William Carlos Williams prize of the Poetry Society of America and the Delmore Schwartz Memorial Poetry Prize for her book In Mad Love and War. In this program, Harjo plays the saxophone and reads from her work.
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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