MARGO BERDESHEVSKY’S most recent poetry collection is Between Soul and Stone, (Sheep Meadow Press.) Her But a Passage in Wilderness was also published by Sheep Meadow Press.
Geosi Gyasi: Could you give us a brief background of who your parents are?
Margo Berdeshevsky: Both of my parents are no longer living. My father was a Russian immigrant who was politically far to the right of either me or my mother. My mother was an old socialist, NYC born, emotionally uncertain.
The rest of the interview will be available in my forthcoming book (2016) by Lamar University Press Books.