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Writer to Writer (Author Interviews): Yvonne Sapia: Writing Poetry and Fiction

FCCJ series of full length video interviews on the topic of writing
Author Yvonne Sapia
Title Writing Poetry and Fiction
Interviewer Mary Sue Koeppel
Producer Kathleen Clower
Director Mark Basse


Award winning poet and novelist Yvonne Sapia reads aloud selections of her poetry. She writes self-therapeutic poems about issues of loss, immigration and other themes of her childhood. Sapia also discuss her novel Valentino’s Hair.

Episode # 1


Poet of Loss

Latin American Poetry

Minority Fiction

Copyright 1994 Florida Community College at Jacksonville

Sapia, Y. (1994). Interviewed by Mary Sue Koeppel [Video Recording]. Writing Poetry and Fiction, Writer to Writer. YouTube, Jacksonville, Florida.

Run time: 27 minutes