W.S. Merwin interview (Video)

Author: 
W.S. Merwin
Archive Date: 
Monday, May 2, 2005

W.S. Merwin answers questions from an audience at the Shambaugh House (International Writing Program) on the University of Iowa campus. He discusses how politics and the media can intervene in the life of an individual. Merwin also identifies poets that have influenced his work, with a specific focus on Spanish modern poets.