Interviewed by: Michelle Boisseau
Catalog Number: 20061117
Randall Mann is the winner of the Kenyon Review Poetry Prize for his first collection of poems, Complaint in the Garden. The collection takes readers "into lush landscapes, sundry histories, and a contemporary gay San Francisco populated by those things and people loved and lost." He discusses the craft of formal poetry with poet Michelle Boisseau, and reads from his work.
In the second half of this interview with Philip Lee Williams, winner of the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Georgia Writers Association, he discusses his most recent works of 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 Nebraska's Creighton University, she reads fr...
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