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.
Arab-American writer Naomi Shihab Nye was born in St. Louis and is now a long-time resident of Texas with her husband, photographer Michael Nye. She discusses how her late father has impacted her ...
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