Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 19990421
The author of two collections of poetry, Roderick Townley’s discusses his anthology of personal essays and poems by over two dozen American poets called Night Errands: How Poets Use Dreams. In this interview, Townley talks about the parallel language of dreams and poetry, and what he has learned about his craft from this exploration into the netherworld of dreams.
A lawyer-turned-poet, Monica Youn has written three books of poetry, and now teaches creative writing in New York. Twice a finalist for the National Book Award, she reveals why she felt the need to leave the legal field for creative writing after ...
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