Life of a Poet: Marilyn Chin
Poet Marilyn Chin joins Ron Charles an in-depth discussion of the writer's career and the major events that have shaped her work. Readings from Chin's are interspersed throughout the conversation.
Charles, Ron - Chin, Marilyn
Asian American Literature Today: Kundiman Spotlight
Kundiman fellows R.O. Kwon and Hieu Minh Nguyen will read excerpts of their work followed by a moderated discussion with poet Gowri K. Presented in partnership with the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center, the Asian American Literary Review and Kundiman, a national organization dedicated to the creation and cultivation of Asian American creative writing.
Kwon, R.O. - Nguyen, Hieu Minh
Staying Human: Poetry in the Age of Technology
Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith returned to the Library to report on her outreach efforts and focus for her second term. Smith read poems and discussed her work with Ron Charles, editor of The Washington Post's Book World and host of the Library's "Life of a Poet" series.
Smith, Tracy K. - Charles, Ron
Life of a Poet: Matthew Zapruder
Washington Post Book World editor Ron Charles spoke with poet Matthew Zapruder about his career and the major events that have shaped his work.
Lundgren, Adrienne - O'Neil, Kathleen - Snyder, Joel - Thorp, Jer - Casper, Robert
Life of a Poet: Rae Armantrout
Ron Charles had an in-depth discussion with poet Rae Armantrout about her career and explored the major events that have shaped her work. Readings from her work were interspersed throughout the conversation.