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Naomi Shihab Nye

Poetry

Interviewed by: Angela Elam

Catalog Number: 20050601, 20030115

Naomi Shihab Nye reads from her 2002 book 19 Varieties of Gazelle: Poems of the Middle East. A National Book Award finalist, this Arab-American poet's work is characterized by a quest for understanding and a celebration of the everyday in both cultures. Programs with Naomi Shihab Nye from 2006 and 2018 are also available in our audio archives.

| Subject Matter: Arab-American Poetry, Cultural Exchange | Interview Year: 2003 | Genre: Poetry | Awards: National Book Award Finalist |

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Monday, April 23, 2018
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New Letters & BkMk Press Events at 2018 AWP Conference / Tampa Bookfair Booth 1048

Join us at AWP 2018 in Tampa, Florida, for three events: A tribute to Michelle Boisseau + book signings by Robert Stewart and Mia Leonin.

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Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.