KQED's Forum Interviews Brenda Hillman and Alum, Poet, Jan Term Speaker Robert Hass
KQED's Forum with Michael Krasny interviewed SMC's power literary couple, English professor and noted poet Brenda Hillman along with her husband, the 2014 January Term Speaker Series featured lecturer Robert Hass.
A Pulitzer Prize winning author, Hass is a former U.S. poet laureate, UC Berkeley professor, SMC alumnus and co-founder of the eco-literacy education program River of Words – featured in the KSOE's Center for Environmental Learning.
Among many things, the couple discussed their literary works and the natura l world, activism for the cause of the environnment and Saint Mary's educational offerings, including the MFA in Creative Writing Program, which Hillman directs and the free Jan Term lecture tonight by Hass in the Soda Center. Listen to the interview.