Features related to poet

  • December 27, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Bill talks to Philip Levine, a recent US poet laureate, who explores how his years working on Detroit’s assembly lines inspired his poetry. Continue reading

  • April 11, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    The National Book Award winner talks candidly about how his mental illness has influenced his work. Continue reading

  • April 11, 2013 | Book Club

    Poet and writer Sherman Alexie joined us for a live chat earlier this year to answer your questions. Replay the chat to see him answer viewer questions about his poetry and books, his creative process and being Native American. Continue reading

  • April 11, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    In this web extra, Alexie reads his poem and describes how it evolved from idea to finished reflection. Continue reading

  • April 5, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Poet Kyle Dargan talks about his efforts to reconcile his disparate cultural environments through poetry. Continue reading

  • February 26, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Martín Espada reads “Blessed Be The Truth-Tellers,” inspired by Jack Agüeros, a truth-telling Puerto Rican poet, fiction writer, playwright, community organizer, translator, and the first writer Espada ever met.

  • January 18, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Poet Martín Espada joins Bill to read from his work and talk about how poets “reach out and put our hands on the intangible.” Continue reading

  • December 14, 2012 | Moyers & Company

    Why the fiscal cliff is merely a phantom menace — and what we should be talking about instead. Continue reading

  • April 9, 2010 | Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)

    Writer Louise Erdrich talks with Bill about the impact of her Native American heritage.
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  • February 26, 2010 | Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)

    Bill remembers and celebrates the poet Lucille Clifton.

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