Episode 48: Aliki Barnstone


Please join Tiferet Journal and Donna Baier Stein for a conversation with award-winning poet, editor, translator, and critic Aliki Barnstone.

Click the link to listen to the “featured” interview LIVE on BlogTalk Radio or for the archived broadcast immediately after it airs: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/tiferetjournal/2014/08/12/aliki-barnstone-tiferet-talk-with-Donna-Baier-Stein.

Aliki Barnstone’s books of poetry include the National Book Critics Circle Notable Book Madly in Love (Carnegie-Mellon, 1997), Blue Earth (Iris, 2004), Wild With It (Sheep Meadow, 2002),and Windows in Providence (Curbstone, 1981). Other publications include The Collected Poems of C.P. Cavafy (W.W. Norton, 2006), Changing Rapture: Emily Dickinson’s Poetic Development (University Press of New England, 2007), and the upcoming Bright Body (White Pine Press). Barnstone received two Pulitzer Prize nominations.

In addition, she edited A Book of Women Poets from Antiquity to Now (Schocken), The Calvinist Roots of the Modern Era (University Press of New England), Voices of Light: Spiritual and Visionary Poetry by Women from Ancient Sumeria to Now (Shambhala).

She was a Senior Fulbright Scholar in Greece in 2006. Her poems and translations have appeared in publications such as The American Poetry ReviewThe Georgia ReviewNew LettersPleiadesPrairie SchoonerThe Southern ReviewTriQuarterly, and Virginia Quarterly Review.


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