The Poet and The Poem from the Library of Congress:Le Hinton and Abdul Ali 
Series: Title: Sub-title:
The Poet and The Poem from the Library of Congress  Le Hinton and Abdul Ali  Pgm. #8: Le Hinton and Abdul Ali 
Producer: Program type: Broadcast Restrictions:
Mike Turpin The Poet and the Poem  Weekly Program  For non-profit use only. 
Summary: Featured speakers/guests:
Poetry and conversation  Le Hinton, Abdul Ali and Grace Cavalieri 
Notes: Credits:
Abdul Ali is the author of Trouble Sleeping, which won the 2014 New Issues Poetry Prize. His poetry, essays, and interviews have appeared in Gargoyle, Gathering of Tribes, National Public Radio, New Contrast (South Africa), The Atlantic, and the anthology Full Moon on K Street, among other publications. A lecturer at Towson University, Ali has received grants, awards, and fellowships from the DC Commission of the Arts and Humanities, American University, the College Language Association, and the Mt. Vernon Poetry Festival at George Washington University. Ali moved to Baltimore County to be closer to his 10-year-old daughter after living in Washington, DC, for 8 years.

Le Hinton is the author of five poetry collections including, most recently, The Language of Moisture and Light (Iris G. Press, 2014). His work has been published in Gargoyle, Little Patuxent Review, Off the Coast, Unshod Quills, THEthe Poetry blog, and Watershed. His poem, "No Doubt About It (I Gotta Get Another Hat)," will appear in The Best American Poetry 2014 later this year.His poem Epidemic was the winner of the Baltimore Review s 2013 Winter Issue contest and in 2014 was selected by the Pennsylvania Center for the Book's Public Poetry Project as one of four poems by Pennsylvania-connected poets that were made into posters and disseminated throughout the commonwealth. In 2012 his poem, Our Ballpark, was incorporated into Derek Parker s sculpture Common Thread and permanently installed at Clipper Magazine Stadium in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, as part of the Poetry Paths project. 
Grace Cavalieri: Producer/Host
Mike Turpin: Engineer/Post Production 
Literature/Readings | Poetry/Spoken Word  
Version 1: Pgm. #8: Le Hinton and Abdul Ali  
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Transcript, Announcer Script Location Recorded Release Date Language
View Script  Washington, DC  02-25-2015  English 
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poetpoemfromlibrarycongr  128Kbps mp3 (25.56MB) Mono 
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