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Native North Carolina poet James Applewhite sat down for an interview with Rob McDonald. Together, they discussed how he came to be a writer, the themes throughout his work, and the sense of community that comes with being a writer in North Carolina.
Inducted into the North Carolina Literary Hall of Fame in October 2008, Dr. James Applewhite has created a large collection of poetry heavily influenced by his North Carolina past. From growing up on a tobacco farm in Wilson County to his time spent at Duke University earning his BA, MA, and PhD, North Carolina has had a lasting effect on his poetry.
Famed North Carolina author James Applewhite, discusses the trajectory of his career and how growing up in North Carolina has influenced how and what he writes.
James Applewhite, North Carolina poet and Duke University professor, discusses his poetry and the life experiences that inspire his words.