Tina Chang Reads “The Gift” by Li-Young Lee

“To pull the metal splinter from my palm / my father recited a poem in a low voice,” reads Tina Chang from Li-Young Lee’s poem “The Gift,” her choice for “The Poem I Wish I Had Read” video series produced by the Boutelle-Day Poetry Center at Smith College. For more Chang, read this Q&A by Jerome Ellison Murphy from 2019 in our online exclusive archive.

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  • July 28, 2022