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Art Talk with Kimiko Hahn

September 22, 2011 by Paulette Beete Kimiko Hahn. Photo by Nancy Bareis   “This is a very practical side to the arts: opening up space for creativity—be it in painting or biology!—and nurturing it.” — Kimiko Hahn Kimiko Hahn is the author of several collections of poetry, including Toxic Flora: Poems, released by W.W. Norton […]

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Art Talk with Linda Pastan

September 14, 2011 by Paulette Beete Linda Pastan. Photo by Oliver Pastan In her poem “Traveling Light” award-winning poet Linda Pastan writes, “our lives have minds/of their own.” And it is these minds that Pastan illuminates in her deceptively quiet poems in which we are revealed by what we take notice of, by which objects […]

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