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On The Air
Interviewed by: Kay Bonetti
Catalog Number: 19980428
In this 1998 interview by Kay Bonetti, Pinsky, then U.S. Poet Laureate, talks about his life and work and reads from THE FIGURED WHEEL: NEW AND SELECTED POEMS.
Naomi Shihab Nye
Arab-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye, whose numerous books of poetry, essays and stories have delighted children and adults alike, reads her poem "Famous" that was recently turned into picture book and discusses what inspired her exploration of the...
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...