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Author's Name

Ramon Gonzalez

Interviewer

Anne Panning, Ralph Black

Streaming Media

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Description

The author, Ray Gonzalez, begins the interview by reading the poem A Tiny Clay Doll with no Arms from his book The Hawk Temple at Tierra Grande. The interview continues with a discussion of The Underground Heart, a collection of essays and what it means to a writer to go back to their childhood home and see it with fresh eyes. Various elements of the craft of writing, including form, landscape, the meaning of truth in nonfiction and the influence of art and culture, surrealism and mysticism round out the interview.

Date of Forum

3-10-2004

Season

37

Length of Video

55:12

Document Type

Video

Comments

The transcript of the interview is available as the Download file.

Ray González: poet, essayist and fiction writer

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