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Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19911101
Kinnell reads poetry and discussed the debate between formal and freeverse poets. Kinnell talks about the impulse to write about the deeply personal.
Naomi Shihab Nye
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 ...
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...