Al YoungPoetry Fiction Nonfiction
Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19931122
Poet, novelist, and non-fiction writer Al Young discusses combatting black stereotypes and reads from his collection Heaven, which gathers poetry written between 1956 and 1990. A program with Al Young from 1986 as well as the first and second parts of a 2017 interview are available in our Audio Archives.
In this public reading at The Writer's Place in Kansas City, poets Mia Leonin and Gustavo Adolfo Aybar celebrate Hispanic island cultures. Aybar, a native of the Dominican Republic, is a Cave Canem Fellow who shares poems from his 2017 debut colle...
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