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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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DATE TITLE POETS
04/01/2014 Listen Poetry at the End of the World Sheryl Luna
Samiya Bashir
Ishion Hutchinson
Gabrielle Calvocoressi
Michael Klein
03/01/2014 Listen "Without the Blues There Would Be No Jazz" Danez Smith
Franny Choi
Nikky Finney
Claudia Rankine
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
CA Conrad
Peter Quartermain
09/03/2013 Listen September 2013: The Strangeness of Poetry Maureen N. McLane
Nate Klug
Dorothea Lasky
Lemony Snicket
07/01/2013 Listen July/August 2013: Talking to the Dead Christina Davis
James Galvin
Sadiqa de Meijer
Bianca Stone
Ruth Stone
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
Amiri Baraka
04/01/2013 Listen April 2013: Goodbye, Luck Gwyneth Lewis
J. T. Barbarese
Jamaal May
Anna Maria Hong
Marjorie Perloff
03/01/2013 Listen Save the Candor Rachel Jamison Webster
Amit Majmudar
Douglas Kearney
Amy Gerstler
Reginald Dwayne Betts
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
Matthew Nienow
Laura Kasischke
12/03/2012 Listen Healing by Mistake Richard Kenney
Lucie Brock-Broido
Eliza Griswold
Mary Karr
Atsuro Riley
11/01/2012 Listen Who Brings the Joy  
10/01/2012 Listen The Effect of Small Things Marie Ponsot
Laura Kasischke
Todd Boss
Campbell McGrath
Kathleen Jamie
C. K. Williams
09/04/2012 Listen "You've Never Seen My Shower" Dana Levin
James Longenbach
Deborah Paredez
Frederick Seidel
07/01/2012 Listen Your Other Heart Adrian Matejka
Saskia Hamilton
Natalie Shapero
Jill Alexander Essbaum
06/01/2012 Listen "That discrete first pock" Kathleen Raine
Denise Levertov
W. S. Di Piero
Claudia Emerson
Stuart Dybek
Mary Ruefle
05/01/2012 Listen Just Now Between Positions Adam Vines
Judith Hall
Kimiko Hahn
Devin Johnston
Maureen N. McLane
Marianne Moore
04/02/2012 Listen Looking Animals in the Eye Yusef Komunyakaa
V. Penelope Pelizzon
Kathy Nilsson
Anthony Madrid
Patricia Smith
Gwendolyn Brooks
03/01/2012 Listen "you and your olives, me and my rhyme" Geoffrey Brock
Peter Cole
Marina Tsvetaeva
Ilya Kaminsky
Jean Valentine
02/01/2012 Listen The Post-Secular Age Robert Pinsky
José Antonio Rodríguez
Connie Voisine
Philip Metres
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