Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 19990210, 19980622
The author of In the Blood, winner of the Morse Poetry Prize, and Cortege: Poems, a finalist for both the National Book Critics Circle Award and the Lambda Literary Award, Phillips' newest book From the Devotions is hailed by critics as his best yet. This collection continues Phillips' exploration of the romantic landscape of desire. He reads from his work and talks about his poetry.
A lawyer-turned-poet, Monica Youn has written three books of poetry, and now teaches creative writing in New York. Twice a finalist for the National Book Award, she reveals why she felt the need to leave the legal field for creative writing after ...
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