Catalog Number: 20010307, 20001018
In this Poets-At-Large reading in Kansas City, the grand dame of poetry, Carolyn Kizer, features her chapbook, Pro Femina, a long poem fifty years in the making! Find out about this Pulitzer Prize winning poet, who talks about the literary influences in her life and gives her views on literature for children. She also reads from her book, Cool, Calm, and Collected: Poems 1961-2000.
In part one of this conversation, Arab-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye, whose numerous books of poetry, essays and stories have delighted children and adults alike, reads from her book, ...
A holiday favorite, this highly anthologized short story is read by the late author Grace Paley. "The Loudest Voice" is an amusing tale about a little Jewish girl, chosen to play the lead in her school's Christmas pageant, and her ...
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