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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

The Signature Public: A Discussion of Tyrone Williams's, "Written By H'Self" & "Cant"

Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Herman Beavers, Alan Golding and Lily Applebaum.


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
06/13/2011  Listen  Wieners by Night: A Discussion of John Wieners’s "The Acts of Youth"  John Wieners
04/19/2011  Listen  A Hole Torn in the World: A Discussion of Nathaniel Tarn's "Unravelling / Shock"   Nathaniel Tarn
03/01/2011  Listen  Ezra in Venice: A Discussion of "Canto III" of The Cantos by Ezra Pound  Ezra Pound
Richard Sieburth
01/31/2011  Listen  Loss in Reverse: A Discussion of Susan Schultz’s Dementia Blog  Susan M. Schultz
12/29/2010  Listen  After the Night Years: On "The Sun Came" by Etheridge Knight and "Truth" by Gwendolyn Brooks  Etheridge Knight
Gwendolyn Brooks
12/08/2010  Listen  If Nothing Ever Ended: A Discussion of Norman Fischer’s poem “I’d Like to See It.”  Norman Fischer
11/02/2010  Listen  Finding the Words: Jena Osman's "Dropping Leaflets"  Jena Osman
10/08/2010  Listen  Writing through Imagism: A Discussion of H.D.'s "Sea Poppies" and Jennifer Scappettone's "Vase Poppies.”  H. D.
Jennifer Scappettone

Originally appeared in Poetry magazine.

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