Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 100909, 20110930
Alberto Rios, who grew up in a mixed family on the Arizona-Mexico border, tells his experiences living between languages and cultures in his memoir CAPIROTADA, chosen for One Book Arizona. He also reads poems from his 2009 collection THE DANGEROUS SHIRT.
Poet Susan Aizenberg discusses the use of fiction within poetry, admitting that she draws from real life, but notes that there is a distinction between truth and fact. Recently retired from teaching at Nebraska's Creighton University, she reads fr...
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