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On The Air
Interviewed by: Michelle Boisseau
Catalog Number: 19980720, 19970407
Co-editor of the controversial poetry anthology Rebel Angels, Mark Jarman talks about form with fellow poet Michelle Boisseau, and reads from his own collection Questions for Ecclesiastes.
Naomi Shihab Nye
Arab-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye, whose numerous books of poetry, essays and stories have delighted children and adults alike, reads her poem "Famous" that was recently turned into picture book and discusses what inspired her exploration of the...
Guggenheim fellow Jericho Brown describes the joy he finds in writing poetry and how his work helps him examine his world as a gay black man. He talks about some of his poetic mentors—from Emily Dickinson to Alice Walker—and the lesson...