Featuring Toi Derricotte, Cornelius Eady, Terrance Hayes, Patricia Smith, and Frank X Walker.
Recorded at the Lensic Theater in Santa Fe, New Mexico on November 15th, 2006.
Toi Derricotte, co-founder of Cave Canem, is the author of five books. Her books of poetry include Natural Birth, Captivity, and Tender.
Cornelius Eady is the author of six books of poetry including You Don’t Miss Your Water, The Autobiography of a Jukebox, and Brutal Imagination, and is co-founder of Cave Canem.
Terrance Hayes is the author of Hip Logic, Muscular Music and most recently, Wind in a Box.
Patricia Smith’s latest poetry book is Teahouse of the Almighty. She is also the author of Life According to Motown.
Frank X Walker was awarded a Lannan Literary Fellowship in 2005. His poetry books include Buffalo Dance:The Journey of York and the Black Box.[audio:http://media.lannan.org/podcasts/cave-canem-061115.mp3]
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