Catalog Number: 20061201
In this public reading at the Writers Place in Kansas City, Michael Waters shares work from his recently released book of poetry, Darling Vulgarity, a book that challenges readers to embrace humanity's imperfections while pushing towards spiritual growth. Waters is the author of eight collections of poetry, and teaches creative writing at Salisbury University in Maryland.
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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