Jan 15, 2021
Host Victoria Chang and guest Laura Buccieri, Director of Publicity at Copper Canyon Press, discuss the life of a literary publicist: strategies for gaining reviews, managing author expectations, discovering the story of a book, the longevity of poetry, and Laura’s commitment that every book gets heard. Part 1 of 2.
Dec 2, 2020
Host Lisa Locascio and guest Garth Greenwell discuss his works Cleanness and What Belongs to You, along with taking leaps of faith, participating in systems that don’t support your values, the allure of teaching, finding inspiration, the ethics of writing about other places, and the influence of W. G. Sebald,
Oct 15, 2020
Host Victoria Chang engages poet Dana Levin in a discussion about poetry: those who have been an influence, such as Louise Glück, Jorie Graham, and Anne Carson, teaching craft, having readers who do not share your aesthetic, negative space and the field of the page, endings, and poetry in the modern era of social...