March 2, 2020KR Podcast

KR Podcast with David Baker

KR’s own Andrew Grace interviews KR poetry editor David Baker about eco poetry in light of today’s cultural, political and environmental moment.

David Baker is the author of twelve books of poetry, including Swift: New and Selected Poems (2019, W. W. Norton), Scavenger Loop (2015, Norton), and the Theodore Roethke Memorial Poetry Prize Winner, Never-Ending Birds (2009, Norton), as well as six books of prose. Among his awards are prizes and grants from the Guggenheim Foundation, National Endowment for the Arts, Poetry Society of America, Mellon Foundation, and the Society of Midland Authors. Baker holds the Thomas B. Fordham Chair at Denison University in Granville, Ohio, where he lives, and is poetry editor of the Kenyon Review.

Andy Grace is associate poetry editor of the Kenyon Review.

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