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Interviewed by: Robert Stewart
Catalog Number: 19891027
The author of WOMAN ON THE EDGE OF TIME and GONE TO SOLDIERS reads poems and talks about her dedication to social justice, which manifests itself both in her writing and in her life.
Naomi Shihab Nye
Arab-American writer Naomi Shihab Nye was born in St. Louis and is now a long-time resident of Texas with her husband, photographer Michael Nye. She discusses how her late father h...
Guggenheim fellow Jericho Brown describes the joy he finds in writing poetry and how his work helps him examine his world as a gay black man. He talks about some of his poetic mentors—from Emily Dickinson to Alice Walker—and the lesson...