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Part loving biography, part autobiography, When I Go Back to My Home Country, is a deeply felt narrative
of Emily Wilson's long friendship with the celebrated poet A. R. Ammons. Unsparing in detail about
a complex and enduring relationship, this memoir is a compelling account of her admiration and respect for one
of our leading literary figures. Emily Wilson is a poet herself, and her story is a vivid and
moving tribute, told with both candor and affection.
-- Robert Morgan
Where to buy "When I Go Back to My Home Country"
Listen to Emily talking to Frank Stasio on "The State of Things," recorded November 19, 2019.
published November 15, 2019
Read Linda Carter Brinson's article in the Wake Forest Magazine about Emily and her new book.
advance praise for "When I Go Back to My Home Country"
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about the author Emily Herring Wilson