New Years: ForwardPoetry
Catalog Number: 20031224, 20021225, 20011226, 20001227, 19981223, 19971229
A look forward and back as we celebrate beginnings and endings with this show featuring poetry by Martín Espada, Anne Waldman, and several Kansas City poets, including Michelle Boisseau, Phil Miller, Susan Whitmore, and the late Sharat Chandra. They read from their works about their hopes, resolutions, and new beginnings.
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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