2014: Passwords: Elizabeth Alexander on Lucille Clifton (Full Audio)
Elizabeth Alexander discusses the work of beloved author Lucille Clifton (1936-2010), whose luminous poems and dynamic life impacted our poetry and our culture.
(Full Audio, Approx. 1 hour)
Passwords: Elizabeth Alexander on Lucille Clifton Has Audio SourceFeb 22, 2014 | 3:00 pm
“Clifton’s poems invite meditation and return” wrote Obama inaugural poet and Yale professor Elizabeth Alexander about Lucille Clifton (1936-2010). “Time and again, she made luminous poems premised on…