Poetry Magazine Discussion Guides
Time Flies in the October 2014 Poetry
Previous Discussion Guides
May 2011 Words Gone Sideways The May issue showcases savvy puns and slips of the tongue.
April 2011 Is This Thing On? The April issue investigates poetry's audience.
March 2011 Who do you think you are? Identity crises in the March issue of Poetry.
February 2011 On the Poetry Beat The February issue provides an opportunity to explore the connections between poetry ...
January 2011 Outside In Is there a right way to read a poem?
December 2010 The Sun and Shadows Questions and answers in the December issue of Poetry.
September 2010 Verticism Dizzying highs in the September issue of Poetry.
April 2010 Call and Response Everything you wanted to know about poetry but were afraid to ask.
December 2009 In Search of Estrangement Strange encounters of the poetic kind in the December issue of Poetry.
September 2009 Engaging the Senses This discussion guide provides suggestions and questions to get readers started ...
April 2009 The World in Poetry Each April, Poetry magazine devotes its pages exclusively to poetry in ...
December 2008 Finding the Subject Sometimes a poem’s subject is obvious: it has a story to tell, an incident to ...