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From PoetryNowJuly 2018

Alan Felsenthal lists and blesses aspects of his life, large and small, for which he is grateful. Produced by Katie Klocksin.

  • From The Poetry Magazine PodcastJuly 2018

    The editors discuss Safia Elhillo’s poem “yasmeen” from the July/August 2018 issue of Poetry.

  • From Poetry Off the ShelfJuly 2018

    For July 4, we talk about US immigration, Central American refugees, and poems across borders with Javier Zamora.

  • From The Poetry Magazine PodcastJuly 2018

    In this brief podcast, we listen to Yoko Ono read “Mother Earth” from the July/August 2018 issue of Poetry.

  • From PoetryNowJuly 2018

    Gillian Conoley discusses the devastation wrought by the October 2017 Northern California wildfires, the most destructive in the state’s history. Produced by Katie Klocksin.


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