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128. Richard Jeffrey Newman | The Return! and T’shuvah: a new poetry collection

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Hi there,

Today I am excited to be arts calling poet Richard Jeffrey Newman for a second appearance on the podcast! (


Richard Jeffrey Newman is the author of Words for What Those Men Have Done (Guernica Editions 2017) and The Silence of Men (CavanKerry Press 2006), as well as the translation, The Teller of Tales: Stories from Ferdowsi’s Shahnameh (Junction Press 2011). He curates the First Tuesdays reading series and is Professor of English at Nassau Community College.

His latest poetry collection, T’shuvah, is now available from Fernwood Press!



Thanks for returning a second time, Richard, such a pleasure to catch up! All the best!

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