Poet Paisley Rekdal shares her thoughts on her book The Broken Country

Utah’s poet laureate Paisley Rekdal’s newest book The Broken Country: On Trauma, A Crime, and the Continuing Legacy of Vietnam is the topic of this Salt Lake Tribune interview. She discusses the motivations behind the book, including her obsession with the Vietnam War. Paisley will facilitate the poetry workshop as part of the 2018 Writers@Work Generative Writer’s Conference.