Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19881021
The winner of the 1988 Pulitzer Prize in poetry for PARTIAL ACCOUNTS, Meredith is honored by Maxine Kumin, Mary MacArthur, Edward Hirsch, Richard Harteis, and Ellen Bryant Voight. Meredith, who stopped writing after a stroke, also reads a poem.
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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