Catalog Number: 19810215
This program features National Book Award and National Book Critics Circle Award winner Philip Levine reading from his Selected Poems at public reading performances in Washington D.C. and Los Angeles. Between poems, Levine discusses his childhood in Detroit, the setting of many of his poems, as well as his experience in post-Franco Spain.
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 her poem "Famous" that was recently turned into picture book and discusses wh...
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