"Kenneth Rexroth: Experience as Consequential." Talk given, on request, at the monthly Tuesday Evening Literary Series, sponsored by F.F. Coppola, Neibaum-Coppola Café, S.F., November 2001. Also presented at Kenneth Rexroth International Symposium, Tokyo, Japan, October 2007.
"Inventing Memories: An Interview with Isabel Allende," cover story, Poets & Writers Magazine, NYC, 1992
"W.S. Merwin’s Botanical Ark: How the Poet is Raising a Private Rain Forest at His Home on Maui," This World/SF Chronicle, 1991
"Designing Woman"(profile of Oscar-winning Hollywood costume designer Aggie Rodgers),
Image Magazine/SF Examiner, 1991
"My Dinner with Gilberte: Thoughts on Literacy," This World/SF Chronicle, 1989
Causes Barbara Szerlip Supports