Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20050803
British-born poet Simon Pettet moved to New York City in the 1970s and became a devotee of many artists in the movement dubbed as the New York School. He talks about the books that resulted from his collaboration with photographer Rudy Burkhardt, poet James Schuyler, and others. Pettet also reads from his own Selected Poems.
Patricia Smith is the author of seven poetry books and a four-time National Poetry Slam Champion, the most successful poet in the competition's history. In part one of this conversation, she reads from her recent book, ...
Poets Hadara Bar-Nadav and Kathryn Nuernberger, who were both chosen as 2017 NEA Literary Fellows, discuss their recent collections along with their origins and influences, and talk about how dreaming affects their poetry. Bar-Nadav, co-editor of ...
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