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Art Talk with Marilyn Chin

May 21, 2012 by Paulette Beete Marilyn Chin. Photo by Don Romero “I believe that “innovation” means to be courageous and to get out of your comfort zone and try new approaches.” — Marilyn Chin Marilyn Chin’s work unflinchingly explores what it is to be both Asian and American, where those worlds intersect and where […]

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Art Talk with poet and translator Gregory Pardlo

February 7, 2012 by Paulette Beete Gregory Pardlo. Photo by Thomas Sayers Ellis. “We tend to underestimate the psychic costs of writing lyric poetry. It’s already a dangerous effort that requires considerable amounts of character and self-awareness.” — Gregory Pardlo Gregory Pardlo, recipient of a 2006 NEA Literature Fellowship for a Translation Project, is the […]

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