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.
Ted Olson is the winner of two Appalachian Book of the Year Awards and is a six-time Grammy nominee for Best Album Notes. A professor of Appalachian Studies at East Tennessee State University, Olson has served as editor for ...
In this public reading at The Writer's Place in Kansas City, poets Mia Leonin and Gustavo Adolfo Aybar celebrate Hispanic island cultures. Aybar, a native of the Dominican Republic, is a Cave Canem Fellow who shares poems from his 2017 debut colle...
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