With wit, charm, and grace the interviews in this collection demonstrate what readers of Wilbur's poems long have suspected: that this former U.S. poet laureate is no less persuasive and forceful in extemporaneous speech than he is in verse and prose. Wilbur proves as enlightening and thought-provoking with student reporters from Amherst College, his alma mater, as with journalists for THE PARIS REVIEW, displaying the same dazzling talents that garnered him the Pulitzer Prize in 1957 and again thirty years later. ...

Conversations with Richard Wilbur 1998, University Press of Mississippi

ISBN-13: 9780878054244


Conversations with Richard Wilbur 1990, University Press of Mississippi

ISBN-13: 9780878054251

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