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Andrew Hudgins

Poetry

Interviewed by: Angela Elam

Catalog Number: 20090522, 20080104

The author of After the Lost War: A Narrative about the Confederate soldier and poet Sydney Lanier, Andrew Hudgins’s most recent book, Ecstatic in the Poison is a lyrical look at middle-class America.  Hudgins, who teaches at Ohio State University, still bears the marks of his Southern Baptist military upbringing in his work.  He reads from his poetry and talks about the writing life.

| Subject Matter: Southern, Baptist, Military | Interview Year: 2007 | Genre: Poetry |

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