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Gregory Pardlo on Totem

May 1, 2015 | Book Beat

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Gregory Pardlo, a doctoral student at the CUNY Graduate Center and former assistant professor at Medgar Evers College, was awarded this year’s Pulitizer Prize for poetry for his collection, “Digest.” In this interview recorded in July 2007, Pardlo discusses his intensely personal poetry and reads selections from his debut book “Totem,” winner of the American Poetry Review’s Honickman Prizein 2007.

Read an interview with Pardlo on “Digest” and the impact of his years as a professor at Medgar Evers College.

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