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
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In this web extra, poet Kyle Dargan reads his poem about theft and desperation in hard economic times. Continue reading
Poet Kyle Dargan talks about his efforts to reconcile his disparate cultural environments through poetry. Continue reading
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.