New Letters
On The Air

Li-Young Lee

Poetry

Interviewed by: Robert Stewart

Catalog Number: 19980413

In this poetry reading for the Midwest Poets Series, Lee entertains the audience with stories and readings of poems from his two award-winning books, ROSE and THE CITY IN WHICH I LOVE YOU, as well as some of his new and unpublished works.

| Interview Year: 1997 | Genre: Poetry |

See All audio

    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...

    Jericho Brown

    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...

Kansas City Literary Events

Walter Bargen & Silvia Kofler

Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Overland Park, Kan.

News

Writers for Readers

Join us at Writers for Readers November 1st,  an evening celebrating the power of expression through creative writing and reading. 

Shop

Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.