Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 19990519
Founder and editor of The Best American Poetry series, David Lehman talks about his editorial work and how it contrasts and competes with his own writing of poetry. He reads from his 1996 collection, Valentine Place, and talks a bit about his controversial book, The Last Avant-Garde.
The second half of this reading by Kansas Poets Laureate, Past and Present, begins with Wyatt Townley (2013-15), who introduces the Kansas Poet Laureate she followed, Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg (20...
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