Interviewed by: Robert Stewart
Catalog Number: 20060426, 20050112
With wit and style, former U.S. Poet Laureate and Pulitzer Prize winner Mark Strand talks about his life in letters, the dark humor of his poetry, and his refusal to speak his native French language. Strand reads from several of his books including A Blizzard of One, which won the Pulitzer Prize in 1999. His newest work is published in New Letters magazine.
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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