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Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19910111
Kherdian is a proponent of the confessional mode of poetry. He learns about himself by writing personal poems, which, he says, also have universal significance. Kherdian reads from his work and talks about his friendship with William Saroyan.
Vietnam veteran and National Book Award-winning fiction writer Tim O'Brien discusses his experiences and reads from his now classic short story collection,...
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 ...