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A Change of World, Episode 4 : A Place of PermissionNov 14, 2017 Listen
Poems that Knock it out of the ParkNov 01, 2017 Listen
From Sickness into PoetryOct 10, 2017 Listen
Who Reads PoetrySep 26, 2017 Listen
The Late Great John AshberySep 12, 2017 Listen
Teaching Poetry in Times Like TheseAug 29, 2017 Listen
“It's the Language, Stupid.”Aug 15, 2017 Listen
Aug 01, 2017 Listen
A Change of World, Episode 3: Shattering the Blue Velvet ChairJul 19, 2017 Listen
50 Years of The LiceJul 05, 2017 Listen
The New Young People's Poet LaureateJun 20, 2017 Listen
The Poetry and Music of Joy HarjoJun 06, 2017 Listen
The Radical Perception of Larry EignerMay 16, 2017 Listen
The Pulse of American PoetryMay 02, 2017 Listen
The Poetry of Everyday LifeApr 18, 2017 Listen
A Change of World, Episode 2: Books that Broke Down BarriersApr 05, 2017 Listen
The Achievements of Derek WalcottMar 22, 2017 Listen
Lowell as TeacherMar 07, 2017 Listen
Walt Whitman's Divided AmericaFeb 21, 2017 Listen
Is your sweetheart edible?Feb 08, 2017 Listen
Poetry Stars in a MovieJan 24, 2017 Listen
A Change of World, Episode 1: The WildernessJan 10, 2017 Listen
The Poets We Lost in 2016Dec 20, 2016 Listen
More Poetry in the AftermathDec 07, 2016 Listen
Poetry in the AftermathNov 15, 2016 Listen
Addiction PoetryNov 01, 2016 Listen
Death and Donald RevellOct 18, 2016 Listen
A Misunderstood ChestnutOct 04, 2016 Listen
11 Years of Poetry Out LoudSep 20, 2016 Listen
Poetry as PlaySep 06, 2016 Listen
Mothers of BoysAug 22, 2016 Listen
A First Book 50 Years LaterAug 09, 2016 Listen
Middle PassageAug 04, 2016 Listen
Extreme ExposureJul 26, 2016 Listen
The Achievement of Geoffrey HillJul 12, 2016 Listen
Everyone Always Gets LostJun 28, 2016 Listen
Fathers Never DieJun 15, 2016 Listen
The Inner Life in the Age of Social MediaJun 01, 2016 Listen
The Uses of AngerMay 17, 2016 Listen
The New Motherhood PoemMay 03, 2016 Listen
Who Are They Anyway?Apr 18, 2016 Listen
Poetry and PTSDApr 04, 2016 Listen
Mar 22, 2016 Listen
50 Years of ArielMar 08, 2016 Listen
The Language of ViolenceFeb 24, 2016 Listen
Excuse Me While I Offend YouFeb 10, 2016 Listen
The Problem of LoveFeb 10, 2016 Listen
A Radical Poet's Radical PoetJan 27, 2016 Listen
Jan 13, 2016 Listen
Poets We've LostDec 23, 2015 Listen
Explicit LyricsNov 25, 2015 Listen
All Artists Are DogsNov 11, 2015 Listen
Social Media, Race, and Disney PrincessesOct 28, 2015 Listen
A Very Short, Very Famous PoemOct 07, 2015 Listen
A Great Poet of Love and WarSep 23, 2015 Listen
The Poet and the RiotSep 09, 2015 Listen
Ten Years LaterAug 24, 2015 Listen
Making the Case for PoetryAug 12, 2015 Listen
For Love of RussiaJul 29, 2015 Listen
The Poetry Inside of WordsJul 15, 2015 Listen
Red, White, and GrayJul 01, 2015 Listen
Poems to Read at Gay and Lesbian WeddingsJun 26, 2015 Listen
Fathers and SonsJun 17, 2015 Listen
The Next Poet LaureateJun 10, 2015 Listen
Poetry for Young PeopleJun 03, 2015 Listen
Walking and Writing for PeaceMay 20, 2015 Listen
2015 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize Winner: Alice NotleyMay 06, 2015 Listen
100 Years of Spoon River AnthologyApr 22, 2015 Listen
“A Code with No Message”Apr 08, 2015 Listen
Mom and Dad in MemoriamMar 25, 2015 Listen
The Snowed-in LifeMar 11, 2015 Listen
Amiri Baraka is Back in the BuildingFeb 25, 2015 Listen
Calling All Love PoemsFeb 11, 2015 Listen
Two Poets in Their YouthJan 28, 2015 Listen
Pleasure and DeathJan 14, 2015 Listen
The SeekerDec 24, 2014 Listen
“No Forms but Twisted Forms”Dec 17, 2014 Listen
“The End”Dec 03, 2014 Listen
Poetry and MurderNov 19, 2014 Listen
Sound over SenseOct 29, 2014 Listen
For the Love of GodOct 15, 2014 Listen
Poetry that TravelsOct 01, 2014 Listen
Poetry Was Never the SameSep 17, 2014 Listen
Poetry as PlaySep 02, 2014 Listen
What does gender have to do with it?Aug 13, 2014 Listen
When Gunslingers Go PostmodernJul 29, 2014 Listen
The Poetry of Close QuartersJul 15, 2014 Listen
Self Invention in ExileJun 24, 2014 Listen
Eve's Revenge on GodJun 20, 2014 Listen
Reading Robert DuncanJun 03, 2014 Listen
Poetry DefinedMay 22, 2014 Listen
2014 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize Winner: Nathaniel MackeyMay 06, 2014 Listen
Life Will Never Be the SameApr 29, 2014 Listen
Voices from the PastApr 15, 2014 Listen
Not Flesh or StoneMar 28, 2014 Listen
How Should I Begin?Mar 11, 2014 Listen
How It IsFeb 26, 2014 Listen
Valentines for the Romantically ChallengedFeb 11, 2014 Listen
Out with the OldFeb 06, 2014 Listen
Commercial PoetryJan 23, 2014 Listen
Not Fade AwayJan 10, 2014 Listen
Poems to Fight Against the DarkDec 19, 2013 Listen
A Hip Hop VillanelleDec 12, 2013 Listen
His Dark PlacesDec 05, 2013 Listen
Thanksgiving PoemsNov 21, 2013 Listen
David Sedaris on PoetryNov 11, 2013 Listen
Beyond The Artifice of ElegyNov 06, 2013 Listen
National Book Award in PoetryOct 23, 2013 Listen
Her Delightful LifeOct 10, 2013 Listen
Stop the MilkOct 03, 2013 Listen
Modernism’s Mystery ManSep 25, 2013 Listen
Anything But SweetSep 18, 2013 Listen
Poetry Goes Back to SchoolSep 04, 2013 Listen
Charles Darwin CondensedAug 20, 2013 Listen
Wives in the AvocadosAug 01, 2013 Listen
Channeling CatullusJul 18, 2013 Listen
Tennessee Williams on a One-Night StandJul 03, 2013 Listen
Poems to Read at Gay and Lesbian WeddingsJun 26, 2013 Listen
Children's Poet Laureate Kenn NesbittJun 12, 2013 Listen
Beautiful Voices ProjectJun 06, 2013 Listen
Bishop and LowellMay 30, 2013 Listen
Poetry for WeddingsMay 15, 2013 Listen
Happy Complicated Mother's DayMay 09, 2013 Listen
Appalachian PoetryApr 29, 2013 Listen
Poetry at the 92nd Street YApr 17, 2013 Listen
Record-a-PoemApr 10, 2013 Listen
A Poet in Hell's KitchenMar 21, 2013 Listen
2013 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize Winner: Marie PonsotMar 18, 2013 Listen
Blooming Like a ClodMar 06, 2013 Listen
Poetry's Adventurous ValentineFeb 13, 2013 Listen
Two Poems Walk into a BarFeb 06, 2013 Listen
Kittens, Charlie Chaplin, and DeathJan 24, 2013 Listen
Asleep, But Not at RestJan 16, 2013 Listen
How Terrific It IsJan 10, 2013 Listen
Poems of TranscendenceDec 20, 2012 Listen
Can Poetry Take on Tragedy?Dec 14, 2012 Listen
Poetry North, Poetry SouthDec 05, 2012 Listen
In the Middle of DinnerNov 20, 2012 Listen
Less is More, More or LessNov 07, 2012 Listen
Romancing the PorkOct 24, 2012 Listen
Poems that Knock it Out of the ParkOct 17, 2012 Listen
100 Years of Poetry MagazineOct 04, 2012 Listen
The Cure for Romanticism?Sep 26, 2012 Listen
Who Done It in Brooklyn?Sep 12, 2012 Listen
The Early Days of Poetry MagazineAug 23, 2012 Listen
Elegy for the AnimalsAug 07, 2012 Listen
Trying to Impress Literary TypesAug 01, 2012 Listen
He Felt TruthJul 18, 2012 Listen
Her Commerce in ShallJul 11, 2012 Listen
What's a Body Language For?Jun 26, 2012 Listen
Even in MississippiJun 13, 2012 Listen
Be Kind While There's TimeJun 07, 2012 Listen
The Healing Power of PoetryMay 24, 2012 Listen
“Was you ever bit by a dead bee?”May 17, 2012 Listen
“Until you look again”May 09, 2012 Listen
Poetry in MotionApr 26, 2012 Listen
W.S. Di Piero: 2012 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize WinnerApr 18, 2012 Listen
Passing Stranger: East Village Poetry WalkApr 11, 2012 Listen
Subway Poetry is BackApr 04, 2012 Listen
A Fairly Feisty LadyMar 07, 2012 Listen
A Name Like a HandcuffFeb 23, 2012 Listen
“Becoming Anne Bradstreet”Feb 15, 2012 Listen
“I knew all along you were mine”Feb 08, 2012 Listen
Blood in the GrassJan 25, 2012 Listen
A Wild Solitude RevealedJan 12, 2012 Listen
Drinking in PoetryDec 31, 2011 Listen
“Inscribe the poem on yourself”Dec 13, 2011 Listen
No Place for the Little LyricDec 01, 2011 Listen
The Virus Mutant in His VeinsNov 15, 2011 Listen
Naming ItNov 01, 2011 Listen
The Waste Land: The AppOct 21, 2011 Listen
All That PoetryOct 06, 2011 Listen
Much Casual DeathSep 16, 2011 Listen
The Mutilated WorldSep 08, 2011 Listen
About a BoyAug 22, 2011 Listen
Lines for Hard TimesAug 11, 2011 Listen
Sex, Drugs, and PoetryAug 10, 2011 Listen
What You Come Here ForJul 29, 2011 Listen
The Poetry GarageJul 21, 2011 Listen
Shadow of a DoubtJun 21, 2011 Listen
Three Ways of Looking at a RoseJun 13, 2011 Listen
The New Johnny Appleseed of Children’s PoetryMay 27, 2011 Listen
Something Like MeterMay 18, 2011 Listen
Adventures in BabysittingMay 06, 2011 Listen
The Alternative PressApr 20, 2011 Listen
Blank VerseApr 01, 2011 Listen
How to Pick up a Poetry HabitMar 18, 2011 Listen
The Idea of Wallace StevensMar 08, 2011 Listen
Eat the One You're WithFeb 17, 2011 Listen
Fire in the Bed-SitFeb 09, 2011 Listen
Coming Back to the FutureJan 28, 2011 Listen
Going LongJan 20, 2011 Listen
Nobody Else is ListeningJan 12, 2011 Listen
Christmas MemoriesDec 25, 2010 Listen
Not Coming in from the ColdDec 17, 2010 Listen
Re-branding Robert LowellDec 01, 2010 Listen
Pass the Mashed PotatoesNov 23, 2010 Listen
Major Poets, Minor WorkNov 19, 2010 Listen
The WindhoverNov 09, 2010 Listen
Delight after DelightOct 28, 2010 Listen
“Marvelous and Tough” Ted BerriganOct 20, 2010 Listen
Eileen Myles for PresidentOct 06, 2010 Listen
Facing a Sheer SkySep 22, 2010 Listen
Confessional Poetry Off the ShelfSep 09, 2010 Listen
Poetry Became a WeaponSep 01, 2010 Listen
Cruel, Cruel SummerAug 13, 2010 Listen
A Much-Mended ThingAug 05, 2010 Listen
“Warden of Where the River Went”Jul 27, 2010 Listen
Lots in TranslationJul 09, 2010 Listen
Poetry: The iPhone AppJun 24, 2010 Listen
Poems of Pollution and ProtestJun 14, 2010 Listen
Being’s Stony SmirkMay 27, 2010 Listen
How to Raise a Poetry ImpMay 18, 2010 Listen
The Fun of Speaking EnglishMay 03, 2010 Listen
Complete Original: Eleanor Ross TaylorApr 16, 2010 Listen
Actors vs. PoetsApr 05, 2010 Listen
Confessions of a Poetry AddictMar 18, 2010 Listen
Let Your Mirrored Convexities MultiplyMar 09, 2010 Listen
The Fruit Was Red, the Juice Was SweetFeb 18, 2010 Listen
Done with this DustFeb 15, 2010 Listen
No ImagesFeb 08, 2010 Listen
Poetry Gone ColdJan 28, 2010 Listen
Poetry Written with an EraserJan 18, 2010 Listen
Worshipful Company of SnowbirdsJan 07, 2010 Listen
From the Washington, DC, Poetry TourDec 23, 2009 Listen
Good Bad PoetryDec 10, 2009 Listen
The Power of Here and NowDec 01, 2009 Listen
The Nature of Political PowerNov 16, 2009 Listen
The Tomb of LoveOct 29, 2009 Listen
The Happiness of MonogamyOct 14, 2009 Listen
Reconcilable DifferencesOct 05, 2009 Listen
Poetry NoirSep 23, 2009 Listen
Dan Beachy-Quick and the Poetics of Mass MurderSep 14, 2009 Listen
Midwestern BluesSep 03, 2009 Listen
Fact-Checking John KeatsAug 26, 2009 Listen
Poet's Choice: Of Love and WarAug 19, 2009 Listen
Remembering Craig ArnoldJul 31, 2009 Listen
“Cover the Lettuce”Jul 09, 2009 Listen
The Power of BarbieJun 26, 2009 Listen
Honor Thy Father's DayJun 17, 2009 Listen
Out of the Poetic BubbleJun 11, 2009 Listen
Everything Plus the Kitchen SinkJun 02, 2009 Listen
Light in the Service of LonelinessMay 27, 2009 Listen
Bees and Monstrous BabiesMay 19, 2009 Listen
Stop Making SenseMay 04, 2009 Listen
An Essential American PoetApr 27, 2009 Listen
What If It Doesn't Make Sense?Apr 15, 2009 Listen
Telephony Is So Retro It's CoolApr 03, 2009 Listen
Hatless in Heavy Economic WeatherMar 16, 2009 Listen
The Hebrew Bible Has No SoulMar 10, 2009 Listen
Manifesto YouMar 03, 2009 Listen
More Than Meets the IFeb 19, 2009 Listen
When the Weary Blues Met JazzFeb 11, 2009 Listen
The Poet and the SaintJan 29, 2009 Listen
People Don't Read This Way AnymoreJan 19, 2009 Listen
Remembering Denmark's Greatest PoetJan 12, 2009 Listen
Inaugural PoeticsDec 19, 2008 Listen
ObamapoeticsDec 18, 2008 Listen
Poetry Books for the HolidaysDec 04, 2008 Listen
DIY Poetry MovementsNov 19, 2008 Listen
Poems for President ObamaNov 06, 2008 Listen
What's So Funny About Sex and Death?Oct 28, 2008 Listen
The Child is Mother to the PoetOct 08, 2008 Listen
The Mama and the PapaSep 16, 2008 Listen
Poem Before the EventSep 11, 2008 Listen
Battle of the BardsSep 02, 2008 Listen
Bloody Sunday & the Fisherman's GhostAug 18, 2008 Listen
Mao the Magnificent?Aug 08, 2008 Listen
Seven Essential Dreams RevisitedJul 21, 2008 Listen
Was Whitman Really Gay?Jul 11, 2008 Listen
Just a Bunch of Consciousnesses, and a Bunch of StuffJul 01, 2008 Listen
Poetry Is Too LiteraryJun 19, 2008 Listen
Laugh InJun 12, 2008 Listen
After NatureJun 03, 2008 Listen
The Thought of No One Listening AnymoreMay 19, 2008 Listen
Who's Gonna Read This Stuff?May 12, 2008 Listen
Abusing Animals in the Name of PoetryMay 01, 2008 Listen
Is That a Chicken in the Background?Apr 25, 2008 Listen
What's a Man Doing in a Feminist Poem?Apr 18, 2008 Listen
Concrete PoetryApr 10, 2008 Listen
Philip Whalen, TotallyApr 01, 2008 Listen
This Cold DayMar 24, 2008 Listen
Activist Poetry That Won't Make You Run the Other WayMar 10, 2008 Listen
From Charles Reznikoff to Chuck DFeb 25, 2008 Listen
Valentine's with a Straight FaceFeb 13, 2008 Listen
Follow the Drinking GourdFeb 06, 2008 Listen
Gimme FeverJan 11, 2008 Listen
History vs. the PastDec 13, 2007 Listen
Dance, Dance RevolutionDec 06, 2007 Listen
Robert HassNov 15, 2007 Listen
Love in the Age of Global WarmingOct 24, 2007 Listen
“To Wear Words in the Plainest Light”Oct 11, 2007 Listen
A Straight Man's Epiphany in a Gay BarOct 04, 2007 Listen
He Wasn't Always Such a Confessional GuySep 26, 2007 Listen
Kay Ryan on Robert FrostSep 19, 2007 Listen
The Poetry Assassination of Kenneth KochSep 12, 2007 Listen
Tough Poem? Call the PoetSep 06, 2007 Listen
A Partial History of Our StupidityAug 24, 2007 Listen
Breaking Down the Fourth WallAug 17, 2007 Listen
Charles SimicAug 10, 2007 Listen
Just Beyond the Fare BoxesAug 01, 2007 Listen
Enough with the Poetry Already!Jul 26, 2007 Listen
The New Latino PoetryJul 18, 2007 Listen
Alexander Pope as Home BoyJul 12, 2007 Listen
Poems from GuantanamoJul 03, 2007 Listen
10,000 Brutal YearsJun 25, 2007 Listen
Read These on Your Death BedJun 14, 2007 Listen
When the Heckling and Finger-Snapping StopJun 08, 2007 Listen
Hello Darkness, My Old FriendMay 25, 2007 Listen
Build Your Poetry Career Online!May 17, 2007 Listen
God Is AnnoyedMay 02, 2007 Listen
History's Lost and FoundApr 25, 2007 Listen
She's Awake!?!Apr 18, 2007 Listen
The Joy of SaxApr 05, 2007 Listen
Clint Eastwood's Women, the Poetry Glut, and Other Fun TopicsMar 30, 2007 Listen
Don't Let It SnowMar 22, 2007 Listen
Everything's an ElegyMar 15, 2007 Listen
Get Me Out of HereMar 08, 2007 Listen
Make a Shield for My SonFeb 27, 2007 Listen
I've Known RiversFeb 15, 2007 Listen
What Valentine's Day Means to MeFeb 08, 2007 Listen
Romantic or Plain EroticFeb 02, 2007 Listen
So Much Depends OnJan 25, 2007 Listen
When You Are Old and GrayJan 17, 2007 Listen
Gods and MonstersJan 11, 2007 Listen
Avant-Garde All the TimeDec 29, 2006 Listen
The Issue at HandDec 20, 2006 Listen
Inside the BoxDec 05, 2006 Listen
Call the PoetNov 28, 2006 Listen
Surf and Turf SpecialNov 09, 2006 Listen
Two 9/11 PoemsNov 07, 2006 Listen
Democracy in AmericaNov 02, 2006 Listen
Robert BrowningOct 25, 2006 Listen
Recasting GwendolynOct 19, 2006 Listen
Garrison Keillor, Billy Collins, and Kay RyanOct 12, 2006 Listen
Unforgettable SexOct 06, 2006 Listen
Kids Eat It UpSep 27, 2006 Listen
Trouble Sleeping?Sep 20, 2006 Listen
Talking Out of SchoolAug 31, 2006 Listen
Poetry on the CouchAug 24, 2006 Listen
Strange FruitAug 17, 2006 Listen
Two Poems and Some Talking HeadsAug 09, 2006 Listen
Tough Poem? Call the PoetAug 03, 2006 Listen
"What I Wanted Was Your Love, Not Pity"Jul 26, 2006 Listen
Linda Gregerson and C. Dale YoungJul 19, 2006 Listen
A trip to the mall with Tony HoaglandJul 12, 2006 Listen
All Too HumanJun 28, 2006 Listen
Looking for God with A.R. AmmonsJun 22, 2006 Listen
Silent Fathers, Noisy Sons: Poems for Father's DayJun 13, 2006 Listen
Lost but UnforgottenJun 07, 2006 Listen
The Cold War to Global WarmingJun 01, 2006 Listen
Ronald Wallace and Dan HowellMay 24, 2006 Listen
Remembering Stanley KunitzMay 16, 2006 Listen
The Problem with MothersMay 09, 2006 Listen
A Tribute to Czelaw MiloszApr 27, 2006 Listen
Gabriel PreilApr 26, 2006 Listen
Tom SleighApr 25, 2006 Listen
C.K. WilliamsApr 24, 2006 Listen
Robert BrowningApr 21, 2006 Listen
Linda BierdsApr 20, 2006 Listen
Richard WilburApr 19, 2006 Listen
Marilyn NelsonApr 18, 2006 Listen
Geoffrey Brock and Tony HoaglandApr 17, 2006 Listen
John AshberyApr 14, 2006 Listen
June JordanApr 13, 2006 Listen
Bertolt BrechtApr 12, 2006 Listen
Jane HirshfieldApr 11, 2006 Listen
Joanie MackowskiApr 10, 2006 Listen
Three Short PoemsApr 07, 2006 Listen
Samuel MenasheApr 06, 2006 Listen
Wislawa SzymborskaApr 05, 2006 Listen
Donald HallApr 04, 2006 Listen
Poetry Goes HollywoodApr 03, 2006 Listen