Interviewed by: Robert Stewart
Catalog Number: 20110429, 20120330
Kay Ryan talked with NEW LETTERS editor Robert Stewart, about the experience of being United States Poet Laureate from 2008-2010. Ryan reads from THE BEST OF IT: NEW AND SELECTED POEMS, a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award in 2011.
In part one of this conversation, Arab-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye, whose numerous books of poetry, essays and stories have delighted children and adults alike, reads from her book, ...
A holiday favorite, this highly anthologized short story is read by the late author Grace Paley. "The Loudest Voice" is an amusing tale about a little Jewish girl, chosen to play the lead in her school's Christmas pageant, and her ...
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