A desert poet takes his work inside

Shelton, Richard
March 2009
High Country News;3/2/2009, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p5
The article focuses on the life and works of poet Richard Shelton. He has been in the English Department of the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona for 48 years. He conducts writing workshops in prison for more than 30 years as a volunteer and with his encouragement, many of his students in prison have become published authors and poets.


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