All Good Verses: Poems & Poets - Video
by Emory Libraries
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This rich collection of poets and poetry include ones like the prominent Irish poet and anthologist Joan McBreen. Here she shares from The White Page: Twentieth-Century Irish Women Poets and The Watchful Heart: A New Generation of Irish Poets. Other samples in this collection include a panel discussion on the future of Southern poetry as well as readings from the Poets of the American South.
|1||VideoJoan McBreen||McBreen has published several volumes of poetry, including The Wind Beyond the Wall (1990), A Walled Garden in Moylough (1995), Winter in the Eye: New and Selected Poems (2003) and Heather Island (2009). She is more widely known as the editor of two anthologies. The White Page: Twentieth-Century Irish Women Poets, published in 1999, garnered praise for drawing attention to overlooked female poets. Her 2009 anthology The Watchful Heart: A New Generation of Irish Poets - Poems and Essays, highlights lesser-known younger Irish poets and has received positive reviews for its selections.||12/10/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||VideoPoets of the American South, Part 1, 2010||“Poets of the American South” with Claudia Emerson, Forrest Gander, Thomas Lux, Natasha Trethewey, C.D. Wright and Kevin Young||12/15/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||VideoPoets of the American South, Part 2, 2010||“Poets of the American South” with Claudia Emerson, Forrest Gander, Thomas Lux, Natasha Trethewey, C.D. Wright and Kevin Young||12/15/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
|4||VideoThe Future of Southern Poetry||"The Future of SOuthern Poetry" with Beth Bachmann, Sean Hill, Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon, Jake Adam York, Kevin Young||12/10/2010||Free||View In iTunes|