Audio & Podcasts

Producer Curtis Fox explores the diverse world of contemporary American poetry with readings by poets, interviews with critics, and short poetry documentaries. Nothing is off limits, and nobody is taken too seriously.
Schedule: Weekly

Blood in the Grass

The ABCs of Tom Disch, master of comic verse.

MORE EPISODES FROM Poetry Off the Shelf

DATE TITLE POETS
04/25/2006 Listen Tom Sleigh Tom Sleigh
04/24/2006 Listen C.K. Williams C. K. Williams
04/21/2006 Listen Robert Browning Robert Browning
04/20/2006 Listen Linda Bierds Linda Bierds
04/19/2006 Listen Richard Wilbur Richard Wilbur
04/18/2006 Listen Marilyn Nelson Marilyn Nelson
04/17/2006 Listen Geoffrey Brock and Tony Hoagland Geoffrey Brock
Tony Hoagland
04/14/2006 Listen John Ashbery John Ashbery
04/13/2006 Listen June Jordan June Jordan
04/12/2006 Listen Bertolt Brecht  
04/11/2006 Listen Jane Hirshfield Jane Hirshfield
04/07/2006 Listen Three Short Poems John Updike
04/06/2006 Listen Samuel Menashe Samuel Menashe
04/05/2006 Listen Wislawa Szymborska Wisława Szymborska
04/04/2006 Listen Donald Hall Donald Hall
04/03/2006 Listen Poetry Goes Hollywood Robert Browning
6789101112

Originally appeared in Poetry magazine.

This poem has learning resources.

This poem is good for children.

This poem has related video.

This poem has related audio.