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.
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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