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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.
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03/01/2015  Listen  March 2015: "The Antihero"  Miller Oberman
Rosebud Ben-Oni
Aram Saroyan
02/02/2015  Listen  February 2015: "The Woman Who Quit"  Alice Lyons
Sally Wen Mao
Elizabeth Willis
01/05/2015  Listen  January 2015: "A tongue is a tongue is a tongue"  Tommye Blount
Tarfia Faizullah
Mike Chasar
12/02/2014  Listen  December 2014: "I darned it out of myths"  Melissa Broder
Terrance Hayes
Jennifer Bartlett
11/01/2014  Listen  November 2014: "You are in Ithaca, but you are not yet home"  Matthew Rohrer
Grigori Dashevsky
Dafydd ap Gwilym
10/01/2014  Listen  October 2014: "Widdershins"  Hugo Williams
Hannah Lowe
Tim Wells
09/05/2014  Listen  September 2014: "Bunch of Stuff"  Alli Warren
John Ashbery
Lesley Wheeler
07/01/2014  Listen  July/August 2014: "We a Wild Life"  Rosanna Warren
Thomas Sayers Ellis
Dorothea Lasky
06/01/2014  Listen  June 2014: "There is magic in decay"  Harry Mathews
Dan Chelotti
April Bernard
05/01/2014  Listen  May 2014: "Sostahnence"  Bob Hicok
Cynthia Cruz
Rodrigo Toscano
04/01/2014  Listen  Poetry at the End of the World  Sheryl Luna
Samiya Bashir
Ishion Hutchinson
03/01/2014  Listen  "Without the Blues There Would Be No Jazz"  Danez Smith
Franny Choi
Nikky Finney
02/01/2014  Listen  February 2014: "a joke that ends with—huh?"  Matthea Harvey
Ocean Vuong
Nance Van Winckel
01/01/2014  Listen  January 2014: Filets of Sounds  Adrian Matejka
Marion McCready
Adam Fitzgerald
12/01/2013  Listen  December 2013: Bring a Poetry Book  Tomás Q. Morín
Eileen Myles
Emilia Phillips
11/01/2013  Listen  November 2013: The Truth About Her Tongue  Tiffany Higgins
Phillip B. Williams
Hannah Sanghee Park
10/01/2013  Listen  October 2013: "what we came here to do"  Hannah Gamble
Nate Marshall
09/03/2013  Listen  September 2013: The Strangeness of Poetry  Maureen N. McLane
Nate Klug
Dorothea Lasky
07/01/2013  Listen  July/August 2013: Talking to the Dead  Christina Davis
James Galvin
Sadiqa de Meijer
05/31/2013  Listen  June 2013: Poems from Afghanistan  Eliza Griswold
05/01/2013  Listen  May 2013: Yes, Tarp  Marie Ponsot
Jessica Greenbaum
Rick Barot
04/01/2013  Listen  April 2013: Goodbye, Luck  Gwyneth Lewis
J. T. Barbarese
Jamaal May
03/01/2013  Listen  Save the Candor  Rachel Jamison Webster
Amit Majmudar
Douglas Kearney
02/01/2013  Listen  Engineering an April  Joshua Mehigan
Sara Peters
Lisa Russ Spaar
01/01/2013  Listen  "We All Exist, Wetly"  Sara Miller
Kelly Cherry
Barbara Perez

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