The Body's Boundaries, The Body's Questions

Brown, Jericho
January 2005
Gulf Coast: A Journal of Literature & Fine Arts;Winter/Spring2005, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p123
Academic Journal
Presents an interview with poet Tracy K. Smith, regarding her works and career. Narration of Smith on how her literary career had started; Literary influences; Recital of the poet on her educational background in poetry; Explanation of Smith on her literary style.


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