From The Archives: Poet Elizabeth Alexander – The Light of the World

Elizabeth Alexander (Credit: Washington Post)December 11, 2015 – Segment 5

We play a special archive edition of The Marc Steiner Show, my interview with poet and playwright Elizabeth Alexander about her exquisitely written and deeply moving memoir about the death of her beloved husband, The Light of the World. Alexander is the Chancellor of the Academy of American Poets and Frederick Iseman Professor of Poetry at Yale University.

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