March 2, 2021

Plastic, Plastic Everywhere: Poetry and Conversation with Craig Santos Perez

This episode, Jemma and Brandon are joined by Craig Santos Perez, poet and English professor at the University of Hawai’i, Mānoa. They discuss Craig’s newest book, Habitat Threshold, and the ways his poetry addresses ecological concerns and their impacts on Pacific Island people and communities.

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Twitter: @craigsperez

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Birds of San Pancho and Other Poems of Place

Christy Tidwell

By Lucille Lang Day. Blue Light Press, 2020. 

“The seventy-four poems in Lucille Lang Day’s Birds of San Pancho and Other Poems of Place take the reader on a journey across continents, seas, and time itself. Charged with a lyricism that is at the same time tough and vulnerable, they recreate and preserve images of a beauty that is on the verge of disappearing or has already disappeared. Sometimes it is the beauty of the rain forests of Costa Rica or the birds of the Galápagos ...