Dana Gioia: An Afternoon with the Poet

7/9/2001; 54 minutes

Corporate VP-turned writer, Dana Gioia sparked heated national debate with his Atlantic essay, and later his book, titled Can Poetry Matter? Essays on Poetry and American Culture. His third volume of poetry, Interrogations at Noon, and his libretto, Nosferatu, come out later this year. In this presentation, Dana Gioia talks about the state of poetry in American culture and reads from his and other poets' works. (#5855)

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