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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.
Schedule: Monthly

Her Victorian Roots are Showing

The editors pick highlights from an interview with Seamus Heaney and Fanny Howe's notebooks; and listen and comment on poems by Joan Houlihan, Roddy Lumsden, and Fred D'Aguiar.

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02/01/2016 Listen February 2016: "The Obscure Lives of Poets" C. D. Wright
Phillis Levin
Bernadette Mayer
Tyehimba Jess
01/01/2016 Listen January 2016: "If He Asks Where He Is, Say Gone" Jane Mead
Naomi Shihab Nye
Danez Smith
Brenda Hillman
12/01/2015 Listen December 2015: "Nothing Is Too Small" Jeffrey Skinner
Sheryl Luna
Safiya Sinclair
Michael N. McGregor
Robert Lax
11/01/2015 Listen November 2015: "Beauty. Beauty. Beauty." Kate Farrell
Meghan O'Rourke
Hai-Dang Phan
Ed Roberson
10/01/2015 Listen October 2015: "Let It Happen Again If You Can” Corey Mesler
Camille T. Dungy
Matt Hart
Jennifer Chang
09/01/2015 Listen September 2015: "Things No Longer There" Michelle O’Sullivan
Billy Ramsell
Victoria Kennefick
Patrick Cotter
07/01/2015 Listen July/August 2015: "Cranberry Cranberry Cranberry" Amy Newman
Alice Notley
Anthony Madrid
06/01/2015 Listen June 2015: "You don't mean any harm" Rebecca Gayle Howell
Erika L. Sánchez
Carl Phillips
John Wieners
Michael Seth Stewart
05/01/2015 Listen May 2015: "You don't go to visit the seaside, but the seaside visits you” Thomas Lux
Karen Solie
Frank Bidart
04/01/2015 Listen April 2015: "Cast Poems in the River and Tell Them You Remember" Jamila Woods
Tara Betts
Kristiana Rae Colón
Quraysh Ali Lansana
03/01/2015 Listen March 2015: "The Antihero" Miller Oberman
Rosebud Ben-Oni
Aram Saroyan
Kate Farrell
Kenneth Koch
02/02/2015 Listen February 2015: "The Woman Who Quit" Alice Lyons
Sally Wen Mao
Elizabeth Willis
Michael Hofmann
Rosemary Tonks
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
James Longenbach
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
Nick Flynn
05/01/2014 Listen May 2014: "Sostahnence" Bob Hicok
Cynthia Cruz
Rodrigo Toscano
Michael Robbins
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

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