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Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19910607
This Israeli poet talks about his disillusionment with his hometown and reads poems from his translated collection JERUSALEM AS SHE IS.
Naomi Shihab Nye
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, ...
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...