Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19870724, 19860613
In this program, Philip Levine, a National Book Award winner in poetry for his book Ashes, reads from his Selected Poems. Levine talks about his poetic resurgence as well as the discipline he has used to carefully craft his life so that he may be available to his poetry.
Poet Susan Aizenberg discusses the use of fiction within poetry, admitting that she draws from real life, but notes that there is a distinction between truth and fact. Recently retired from teaching at Creighton University, she reads from her thir...
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