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Dennis Conrow

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Recent Pieces from Dennis Conrow

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"The Glass Castle" author Jeannette Walls (29:00)
From: New Letters on the Air

Former celebrity journalist Jeannette Walls discusses her hardscrabble childhood which she depicted in her memoir THE GLASS CASTLE, now an August 2017 film, as well as her ...
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The Cruelest Month: Ten Poets Reflect on Love (29:00)
From: New Letters on the Air

April is National Poetry Month, and this year, it's also the 40th anniversary of NEW LETTERS ON THE AIR We'll celebrate what T.S. Eliot called THE CRUELEST MONTH with ten ...
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Sandra Cisneros, Latina author of the classic "The House on Mango Street" (29:00)
From: New Letters on the Air

Sandra Cisneros, author of the now-classic novel THE HOUSE ON MANGO For National Hispanic Heritage Month and in honor of the September 2016 awarding of the National Medal of ...
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Father/Daughter Poets, Willis and Aliki Barnstone (29:00)
From: New Letters on the Air

Father and daughter poets Willis and Aliki Barnstone share their work, talk about how they influence each other, and read from poems old and new.
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Novelist Arthur Phillips discusses the influence of Shakespeare (29:00)
From: New Letters on the Air

Four hundred years after the death of William Shakespeare and during the Folger Library's year long nationwide tour of The Bard's first folio in 2016, we revisit this program ...
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"The Symphony," an African-American poetry collective (29:00)
From: New Letters on the Air

The Symphony is a group of African-American poets originally comprised of John Murillo, R. Reginald Dwayne Betts, Randall Horton, and Marcus Jackson. The four bonded over ...
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Chanukah Tales (29:00)
From: New Letters on the Air

Writer Marilyn Kallet reads from her book, ONE FOR EACH NIGHT: CHANUKAH TALES AND RECIPES, a collection of eight food inspired tales that explain traditional Chanukah ...
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Chilean-American author Marjorie Agosin (30:30)
From: New Letters on the Air

The author of the 2015 International Latino Book Award-winning young adult novel, I LIVED ON BUTTERFLY HILL, Marjorie Agosín has always felt outside her culture. Born ...
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Poet Martha Serpas on the disappearing Louisiana Gulf Coastline (29:00)
From: New Letters on the Air

Poet Martha Serpas, a Louisiana Gulf Coast native, shares poems about her home’s eroding landscape, chronicled in her collections THE DIRTY SIDE OF THE STORM and CôTE ...
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African-American Poet Angela Jackson (29:00)
From: New Letters on the Air

In this public reading entitled "Love Letters to Generations," Angela Jackson shares some of her work, including a reading from her first novel, the American Book Award ...