Interviewed by: Michelle Boisseau
Catalog Number: 20021002, 20020313
One of America’s great formal poets, Maxine Kumin has authored more than three dozen books of poetry, fiction, essays and children’s literature. In this interview with Michelle Boisseau, she discusses her most recent collection of poems called The Long Marriage, which reflects her 55 year marriage, her love of poetry and her recovery from a near fatal accident.
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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