The Poetry Magazine Podcast show

The Poetry Magazine Podcast

Summary: 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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  • Artist: Poetry Foundation
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Podcasts:

 Rhapsodies and Rude Epics | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

The editors of the magazine discuss Ilya Kaminsky's “Deaf Republic”, Inger Christensen's musical poetry, and Hanoch Levin's “Lives of the Dead.”

 Bringing a Different Music Into English | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Poetry magazine goes meta with a translation of a fictitious translation, the Greek version of a poetry slam, and more from the April issue.

 You're Always Moving Toward Silence | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

The editors discuss a new John Ashbery poem from the March issue. Plus, Seth Abramson, Katy Didden, and Fanny Howe on her memoir The Winter Sun.

 I Love Originality So Much I Keep Copying It | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

The editors talk about another manifesto moment, love poems and war poems, and new translations from the Aeneid.

 Of All the Poems in the World, Why Would You Pick This One? | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Previously unpublished poems by Langston Hughes, a preview of Michael Hofmann's essay on Lowell and Bishop, and a phone call to readers in Texas who don't like the poems in this month's issue!

 Her Victorian Roots are Showing | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

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.

 The Savage Detective Turns to Poetry | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Hear some of the first poetry by the Chilean novelist Roberto Bolaño to be translated into English, plus a discussion of Visual Poetry, left-leaning political poetry, and poems read by Mary Szybist and Jorge Sánchez.

 "Accident Plays a Part in Art" | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

The editors talk with Kasischke on Ken Burns, Lindsay on Krakatau, Sheffield on fishing, and Logan on Hart Crane (and David Foster Wallace).

 Requiem, Vindication, and a Gas Station Restroom | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Poems from the September issue and a phone call from Clive James.

 Killing Him | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

An excerpt from the satirical radio play by Yehuda Amichai.

 Feeling Like a Worm in Tequila? | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Poets chasing poets, Dean Young vs. Tony Hoagland, a theory of hats, and more.

 Our Birds, Our Selves | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Donald Revell, Marianne Boruch—and your feisty letters.

 Wild Bard—or Professional? | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

What kinds of skills are poets supposed to have? Plus Jane Hirshfield, Chris Dombrowski, and more.

 Found in Translation | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Poems from the Russian, Welsh, and other tongues.

 Something Has Come Between Us! | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Is simile a species of metaphor? And other catchy concepts.

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