Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19910308
Edward Hirsch won the National Book Critics Circle Award for his second book of poems, Wild Gratitude. In this program, he reads from The Night Parade and talks about writing poems that are formal and conversational at the same time. A 2017 program with Edward Hirsch is also available in our Audio Archives.
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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