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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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September 2014: "Bunch of Stuff"

The editors discuss poems by Alli Warren and John Ashbery; plus a conversation on how The Waste Land sounds today, with Lesley Wheeler.

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02/01/2012  Listen  The Post-Secular Age  Robert Pinsky
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11/01/2011  Listen  All This Havoc  Dean Young
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10/03/2011  Listen  They Do Darkness Where There Was Light  Melanie Braverman
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09/01/2011  Listen  The Fish is Also Cooked  Sharon Olds
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05/02/2011  Listen  Charms that Forestall Harm  Kay Ryan
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04/01/2011  Listen  Stitched to a Wish  John Ashbery
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03/01/2011  Listen  Expert in Earth, Eager in Flesh  Carolyn Forché
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02/01/2011  Listen  Poetry Cannot be Skimmed  Carolyn Forché
Thomas P. Lynch
Alicia Ostriker
 
01/01/2011  Listen  Why Can’t Lust be Love?  Jennifer Chang
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12/01/2010  Listen  The Possibility of an Answer  Linda Gregerson
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11/01/2010  Listen  May We Blossom Every Fifty Years  Karen An-hwei Lee
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10/01/2010  Listen  Loneliness Rhymes and Slippery Slopes  Jane Mead
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09/01/2010  Listen  Nothing Plus the Idea of Chocolate  David Shapiro
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07/01/2010  Listen  Meat Wants Sweet  Robert Pinsky
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06/01/2010  Listen  Iamb What Iamb  Ron Silliman
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05/01/2010  Listen  The Farmer’s in the Dell  Eleanor Ross Taylor
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Andrew Hudgins
 
04/01/2010  Listen  Don’t Hold Out for Love  Randall Mann
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H. L. Hix
 
03/01/2010  Listen  No Me, No You, No Opinions  Dorothea Grossman
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Carlo Betocchi
 
02/01/2010  Listen  Why Live Without Writing?  Durs Grünbein
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