"All-Stars" with Luis Alberto Urrea, Eileen Myles, and Moshow The Cat Rapper | Live Wire Radio
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Luis Alberto Urrea, Eileen Myles, and Moshow The Cat Rapper
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This special Live Wire episode brings together some "All-Star" guests by way of the Portland Book Festival; celebrated author Luis Alberto Urrea dissects the dynamics of his Mexican family, which inspired his latest book The House of Broken Angels; master poet Eileen Myles takes on the presidency in a reading of their epic poem Acceptance Speech; and internet sensation Moshow The Cat Rapper gives lessons on peace, love, and not declawing your cats.

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Show Notes

  • Luis Alberto Urrea on his Mexican family, which inspired his latest book "The House of Broken Angels" at 2:03
  • Eileen Myles on their poetry book "evolution" at 23:58
  • Moshow the Cat Rapper on rapping about cats at 44:08
  • Moshow the Cat Rapper performs "Don't Declaw Your Cat" at 49:19

 

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