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Kelly Writers House impresario Al Filreis leads a lively roundtable discussion of a single poem with a series of rotating guests including Linh Dinh, Randall Couch, Jessica Lowenthal, Charles Bernstein, Rachel Blau DuPlessis, erica kaufman, and others.
Schedule: Monthly

No Spell Broken: A Discussion of CAConrad's (Soma)tic Midge

Hosted by Al Filreis and Trace Peterson, Gabriel Ojeda-Sague, and Erica Kaufman.


06/25/2013  Listen  Perhaps a New Optimism: A Discussion of Ray DiPalma's "It makes of nonsense"  Ray DiPalma
05/28/2013  Listen  Girl Head Mostly Eyes: A Discussion of Catherine Wagner's "This is a Fucking Poem"  Catherine Wagner
05/14/2013  Listen  Deep Heart's Core Sound: A Discussion of William Butler Yeats's "Lake Isle of Innisfree."   William Butler Yeats
04/16/2013  Listen  The Day Pours out Space: A Discussion of Lisa Robertson's The Weather  Lisa Robertson
03/26/2013  Listen  The Straight Path Gone Astray: A Discussion of Caroline Bergvall's "Via"  Caroline Bergvall
03/05/2013  Listen  Daytime Never Ends: A Discussion of Laynie Browne's Daily Sonnets  Laynie Browne
01/29/2013  Listen  A Space Only You Can Build: A Discussion of Charles Alexander's Near or Random Acts  Charles Alexander
01/08/2013  Listen  I Can't Get Started: A Discussion of Bill Berkson's "Signature Song"  Bill Berkson
12/18/2012  Listen  Whelm Lessons: A Discussion of Clark Coolidge's "Blues for Alice"  Clark Coolidge
11/27/2012  Listen  Yankee Go Home: A Discussion of Paul Blackburn's "7th Game : 1960 Series"  Paul Blackburn
10/16/2012  Listen  Tired, Poor, Huddled, Gentrified: A Discussion of Bernadette Mayer's "The Tragic Condition of the Statue of Liberty"  Bernadette Mayer
09/04/2012  Listen  Cut from the Same Tongue: A Discussion of Gregory Djanikian's "Armenian Pastoral, 1915"  Gregory Djanikian
07/26/2012  Listen  Without House and Ground: A Discussion of Two Poems by Charles Reznikoff  Charles Reznikoff
07/10/2012  Listen  Find the Missing Line: A Discussion of Jennifer Moxley's "The Atrophy of Private Life"  Jennifer Moxley
06/26/2012  Listen  The Value of a Pronoun: A Discussion of Ron Silliman's You  Ron Silliman
05/23/2012  Listen  Obscure Things Have Already Been Said: A Discussion of Joan Retallack's "Not a Cage"  Joan Retallack
05/03/2012  Listen  Where the Real Exceeds the Ideal: A Discussion of Cole Swensen's "If a Garden of Numbers"   Cole Swensen
03/26/2012  Listen  Why Apples Can Cause Riots: A Discussion of Linh Dinh's "Eating Fried Chicken"  Linh Dinh
02/27/2012  Listen  State of Error: A Discussion of Tom Raworth's "Errory"  Tom Raworth
02/07/2012  Listen  Slow-Down: A Discussion of P. Inman's "reception.theory." and "lac[e]y."  P. Inman
12/19/2011  Listen  Ill Angelic Poetics: A Discussion of Edgar Allan Poe's "Dream-Land"  Edgar Allan Poe
11/10/2011  Listen  Inalienable Writes: A Discussion of Rosmarie Waldrop's "Shorter American Memory of the Declaration of Independence"  Rosmarie Waldrop
10/14/2011  Listen  Writing through Ezra: A Discussion of Jackson Mac Low's Words nd Ends from Ez  Jackson Mac Low
09/07/2011  Listen  Poem Going Down the Drain: A Discussion of Eileen Myles’s "Snakes"   Eileen Myles
08/12/2011  Listen  On the Other Side of the Tracks: A Discussion of Fred Wah's "Race, to go."  Fred Wah

Originally appeared in Poetry magazine.

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