Show: New England Authors with Kameel Nasr

Episode: 40 Denise Bergman, Sexual Assault


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Episode Description:

Denise Bergman has written several book-length poems. One explores Annie Sullivan, Hellen Keller´s teacher. Another is about the Statue of Liberty sitting in 360 crates after it was send from France, waiting for a pedestal to be built. The statue was for the Civil War and the liberation of slaves. Her latest book looks at a sexual assault and its aftermath when the author was in her twenties. A man climbed into her room at night with a knife and flashlight. Her description and use of language are moving. She ties personal assault to powerful countries invading weaker countries.

Episode Short Description: Poet Denise Bergman was attacked in her twenties by a knife-wielding attacker. she beautifully relates the episode in poetry

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Total SD Episode Video Runtime (hh:mm:ss): 00:26:53

File Size of SD Episode Video: 680,456,192 Bytes

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Date SD Episode Video Uploaded: Sunday, May 5, 2019 - 18:09


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Total HD Episode Video Runtime (hh:mm:ss): 00:26:53

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Date HD Episode Video Uploaded: Sunday, May 5, 2019 - 18:09