CD Wright

CD Wright - recipient of a MacArthur Fellowship, winner of the Griffin Poetry Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award - talks with Ryan about her award winning One With Others, which explores the civil rights movement in the US. As well as reading excerpts from One With Others and other work, Ryan chats with CD about poetry and politics, her method of working and the influence of her Arkansas upbringing.

Presented by Ryan Van Winkle
Produced by Colin Fraser @anonpoetry
Music by Ewen Maclean
Photograph: David Shankbone

First published 18 May 2012