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The editors go inside the pages of Poetry, talking to poets and critics, debating the issues, and sharing their poem selections with listeners.

The editors go inside the pages of Poetry, talking to poets and critics, debating the issues, and sharing their poem selections with listeners.

Location:

United States

Description:

The editors go inside the pages of Poetry, talking to poets and critics, debating the issues, and sharing their poem selections with listeners.

Language:

English


Episodes

Bradley Trumpfheller reads “Speculative Realism”

6/1/2020
The editors discuss Bradley Trumpfheller’s poem “Speculative Realism” from the June 2020 issue of Poetry.

Duration:00:15:26

A Conversation with Vidyan Ravinthiran and Vahni Capildeo

5/25/2020
Don Share speaks with Vidyan Ravinthiran and Vahni Capildeo about Ravinthiran’s essay on Capildeo’s work in the May 2020 issue of Poetry.

Duration:00:37:55

A.E. Stallings reads “Daedal”

5/18/2020
The editors discuss A.E. Stallings’s poem “Daedal” from the May 2020 issue of Poetry.

Duration:00:12:06

Janice N. Harrington reads “Wind Shear”

5/11/2020
The editors discuss Janice N. Harrington’s poem “Wind Shear” from the May 2020 issue of Poetry.

Duration:00:14:58

Mary Ruefle reads “Vapor Wake”

5/4/2020
The editors discuss Mary Ruefle’s poem “Vapor Wake” from the May 2020 issue of Poetry.

Duration:00:12:53

Ocean Vuong reads “Not Even This”

4/27/2020
The editors discuss Ocean Vuong’s poem “Not Even This” from the April 2020 issue of Poetry.

Duration:00:18:02

Michael Hofmann reads “Famous Poets”

4/20/2020
The editors discuss Michael Hofmann’s poem “Famous Poets” from the April 2020 issue of Poetry.

Duration:00:15:27

Tishani Doshi reads “They Killed Cows. I Killed Them.”

4/13/2020
The editors discuss Tishani Doshi’s poem “They Killed Cows. I Killed Them.” from the April 2020 issue of Poetry.

Duration:00:14:10

Joy Ladin reads “Forgetting”

4/6/2020
The editors discuss Joy Ladin’s poem “Forgetting” from the April 2020 issue of Poetry.

Duration:00:13:32

A Conversation between John Kinsella and Thurston Moore

3/30/2020
In this special episode, Thurston Moore and John Kinsella read their collaborative poems from the March 2020 issue of Poetry and have an extended conversation about collaboration, music, poetry, and activism.

Duration:00:23:01

John Kinsella and Thurston Moore read “Signal Jamming”

3/23/2020
The editors discuss John Kinsella and Thurston Moore’s poem “Signal Jamming” from the March 2020 issue of Poetry.

Duration:00:08:48

Carolyn Forché and Fernando Valverde read “The Balada of New England”

3/16/2020
The editors discuss Fernando Valverde’s “The Balada of New England,” translated by Carolyn Forché, from the March 2020 issue of Poetry.

Duration:00:16:18

Nicole Sealey reads “And”

3/9/2020
The editors discuss Nicole Sealey’s poem “And” from the March 2020 issue of Poetry.

Duration:00:08:22

Ashley August reads “Superstition”

3/2/2020
The editors discuss Ashley August’s poem “Superstition” from the March 2020 issue of Poetry.

Duration:00:08:22

Ashley August reads “Superstition”

3/2/2020
The editors discuss Ashley August’s poem “Superstition” from the March 2020 issue of Poetry.

A Conversation with Jeffrey Yang on Mary Oppen

2/24/2020
The editors talk with Jeffrey Yang about the poet Mary Oppen and her autobiography, Meaning a Life. Jeffrey Yang’s essay “Mary Oppen, Meaning a Life” appears in the February 2020 issue of Poetry.

Dujie Tahat reads “salat to be read from right to left”

2/17/2020
The editors discuss Dujie Tahat’s poem “salat to be read from right to left” from the February 2020 issue of Poetry.

Maggie Smith reads “Threshold”

2/10/2020
The editors discuss Maggie Smith’s poem “Threshold” from the February 2020 issue of Poetry.

Jack Underwood reads "Poem Beginning with Lines by Elizabeth Barrett Browning"

2/3/2020
The editors discuss Jack Underwood’s poem “Poem Beginning with Lines by Elizabeth Barrett Browning” from the February 2020 issue of Poetry.

Declan Ryan discusses The Dolphin Letters, 1970–1979: Elizabeth Hardwick, Robert Lowell, and Their Circle

1/27/2020
The editors talk with Declan Ryan about his review in the January 2020 issue, “Letters Are Not Life,” on The Dolphin Letters, 1970–1979: Elizabeth Hardwick, Robert Lowell, and Their Circle.