Interviewed by: Judy Ray
Catalog Number: 19860425
Feminist poet Judith Minty refers to the bear as her "totem" because it appears frequently in both male and female forms in her dreams and in her writing. Here she reads poems and an excerpt from her short story "Killing the Bear."
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 what inspired her exploration of the...
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