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On The Air
Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19920306
Stern reads from BREAD WITHOUT SUGAR and talks about themes of loss and about the relationship of plants and animals in his writing. Other books by Stern include LUCKY LIFE and THE RED COAL.
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...