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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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The Effect of Small Things

Poems from Marie Ponsot, Laura Kasischke, Todd Boss, Campbell McGrath, and Kathleen Jamie; plus C.K. Williams on the foreboding of environmental doom.

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Maria Hummel
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07/01/2010 Listen Meat Wants Sweet Robert Pinsky
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Wilmer Mills
Connie Voisine
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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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04/01/2010 Listen Don’t Hold Out for Love Randall Mann
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03/01/2010 Listen No Me, No You, No Opinions Dorothea Grossman
Gisela Kraft
Carlo Betocchi
Dan Gerber
Adam Kirsch
02/01/2010 Listen Why Live Without Writing? Durs Grünbein
Michael Hofmann
Robert Hass
Sam Willetts
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01/01/2010 Listen Are Poets Lazy Bastards? Carmine Starnino
Mary De Rachewiltz
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12/01/2009 Listen Poems Can Stop Bulldozers Valzhyna Mort
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11/01/2009 Listen Poetry Takes a Walk James Schuyler
Gottfried Benn
Peter Cole
10/01/2009 Listen We Live in a Time Full of Love A. V. Christie
Kevin Young
W. S. Di Piero
Richard Zenith
Fernando Pessoa
09/01/2009 Listen We Don't Have Cold Feet Katia Kapovich
Lucia Perillo
Don Paterson
Ange Mlinko
07/10/2009 Listen "There's No Creativity, There's Just Decisions" Kenneth Goldsmith
06/01/2009 Listen The Dark Has No Teeth Thom Gunn
Michael Hofmann
Averill Curdy
05/01/2009 Listen Rhapsodies and Rude Epics Inger Christensen
Hanoch Levin
Ilya Kaminsky
04/01/2009 Listen Bringing a Different Music Into English  
02/27/2009 Listen You're Always Moving Toward Silence John Ashbery
Seth Abramson
Katy Didden
Fanny Howe
01/30/2009 Listen I Love Originality So Much I Keep Copying It  
12/30/2008 Listen Of All the Poems in the World, Why Would You Pick This One? Allen Edwin Butt
Kim Addonizio
12/01/2008 Listen Her Victorian Roots are Showing Joan Houlihan
Roddy Lumsden
Fred D'Aguiar
Seamus Heaney
Fanny Howe
10/31/2008 Listen The Savage Detective Turns to Poetry Mary Szybist
Jorge Sánchez
10/06/2008 Listen "Accident Plays a Part in Art" Laura Kasischke
Sarah Lindsay
Derek Sheffield
Hart Crane
09/08/2008 Listen Requiem, Vindication, and a Gas Station Restroom Clive James
Elizabeth Arnold
Alan R. Shapiro
Dionisio D. Martínez
08/13/2008 Listen Killing Him Yehuda Amichai
07/03/2008 Listen Feeling Like a Worm in Tequila? Wendy Videlock
David Biespiel
Dean Young
Kay Ryan
Tony Hoagland
Kathryn Starbuck
David Orr
Fanny Howe
Edward Dahlberg
W. S. Di Piero
Hayden Carruth
Jack Spicer
Vivian Gornick

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