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Molly Peacock

Poetry, Nonfiction

Interviewed by: Angela Elam

Catalog Number: 20010509, 19990310

Molly Peacock is the author of four collections of poetry. Her book, Paradise, Piece by Piece is a bold and elegantly written memoir that explores her path as an artist, and the distinctions she has come to make between womanhood and motherhood.  She reads from the book and talks about the choices that all women are faced with in this modern world. 

| Subject Matter: Memoir, Motherhood, Art | Interview Year: 1998 | Genre: Poetry, Nonfiction | Awards: President Emerita of the Poetry Society |

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