Against the Grain

Cover to Cover with Jack Foley – Words & Books, Poetry & Writing

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To celebrate National Poetry Month, Jack and Adelle Foley present “Words & Books, Poetry & Writing,” a consideration of the history of poetry, the relationship of writing to poetry, and poetry’s relationship to conceptions of selfhood. This speech from Foley’s book, O Powerful Western Star, will be punctuated with performances of poems.

 

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