Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon

The Writer’s Block: A Video Q&A With Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon

In this interview with Cave Canem faculty member Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon, she reveals a personal affinity for archival research in libraries and she describes how the Floridian swamp as well as other elements from childhood feed into her work.

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Freedom Chat

The Freedom Chat: Brazilian Journalist Felipe Altenfelder Silva

In this installment of The Freedom Chat, journalist Felipe Altenfelder Silva highlights the similarities of Brazil’s monopolized media to the US and the organic development of Mídia Ninja, an activist platform realized in March 2013.

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The Writer's Block: Patricia Smith

The Writer’s Block: A(nother) Video Q&A With Patricia Smith

In this edition of “The Writer’s Block”, acclaimed poet Patricia Smith discusses her quest to reclaim her personal history, the power of personification, and how no topic is off limits.

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Tim Seibles

The Writer’s Block: A Video Q&A With Tim Seibles

In the first of three “Writer’s Block” installments with Cave Canem faculty, Tim Seibles talks about the erotic, getting into the poetic minds of characters, and why some poetry may slip under the radar.

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Freedom Chat

The Freedom Chat: A Video Conversation with Nazeeha Saeed

In this installment of The Freedom Chat, correspondent Nazeeha Saeed discusses the status of free speech in Bahrain and an unfortunate aftershock of the 2011 uprising.

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Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon
The Writer’s Block: A Video Q&A With Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon
In this interview with Cave Canem faculty member Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon, she reveals a personal affinity for archival research in libraries and she describes how the Floridian swamp as well as other elements from childhood feed into her work.
National Poetry Month 2014
Observing National Poetry Month (Around the World)
Sampsonia Way celebrates National Poetry Month by highlighting a collection of works (published, unpublished, and performed), which were created by poets who greatly contributed to the development of the magazine.
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Impunidad en México…at a Glance
Close to 99% of crimes against journalists and the media are committed with impunity in Mexico. Learn more about who is being targeted and who is responsible.

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