Word Up: A Discussion of Walt Whitman's "Out of the Cradle Endlessly Rocking"
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Julia Bloch, Tom Pickard, and Amy King.
25 Feb 2014
Mind’s Not Right: A Discussion of Robert Lowell's "Skunk Hour"
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Rafael Campo, Elisa New, and Christina Davis.
12 Jul 2016
Amplitude and Awe: A Discussion of Emily Dickinson's "Wild Nights - Wild Nights!" and "She rose to His Requirement"
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Michelle Taransky, Cecilia Corrigan, and Lily Applebaum.
21 Apr 2015
There It Was: A Discussion of Wallace Stevens's "The Poem That Took the Place of a Mountain"
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Susan Howe, Dee Morris, and Nancy Kuhl.
30 Dec 2014
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The Republic of Space: A discussion of “The Blue Stairs” by Barbara Guest
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Simone White, Mei-mei Berssenbrugge, and Kristin Prevallet.
27 Sep 2019
These Squiggles: A discussion of “As if the Trees by Their Very Roots Had Hold of Us” by Charles Bernstein
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Tracie Morris, Marjorie Perloff, and Danny Snelson. (With a cameo appearance by Charles Bernstein himself at the end.)
22 Nov 2019
The F*ck-You Bow: A discussion of Gertrude Stein's "How She Bowed to Her Brother"
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Julia Bloch, Sarah Dowling, and Maxe Crandall.
14 Jul 2015
Boring in a Different Way: A discussion of John Ashbery's “The Short Answer”
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Marjorie Perloff, Susan McCabe, and Robert von Hallberg.
21 Aug 2018
It Is Time: A discussion of Paul Celan's "Corona"
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Ariel Resnikoff, Anna Strong, and Pierre Joris.
6 Dec 2016
Fallout from Cooling: A discussion of three poems from Erica Baum
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Christine Nelson, Davy Knittle, and Erica Baum
13 Jun 2018
Swear It Closed: A Discussion of Simone White’s book Of Being Dispersed
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Eileen Myles, Rachel Zolf, and erica kaufman.
9 Aug 2016
The After-Hell: A discussion of Sylvia Plath's poem “The Stones”
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Susan Schultz, Sally Van Doren, and Huda Fakhreddine.
17 Oct 2018
Dear Conflicted Reader: A discussion of C.D. Wright's One Big Self
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Mel Nichols, Rob Casper, and Mark McMorris.
15 Nov 2016
The Unabettable Bleak: A Discussion of Four Poems by William Bronk
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Joseph Massey, Julia Bloch, and Michelle Gil-Montero.
12 Apr 2016
Constrained to Honor: A Discussion of Claude McKay's "If We Must Die"
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Salamishah Tillet, Herman Beavers, and Kathy Lou Schultz.
8 Oct 2013
Listen to Everything You Love Disappear: A discussion of Patrick Rosal’s “Instance of an Island."
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Ross Gay, Josephine Park, and Herman Beavers.
16 May 2017
My Other Country: A Discussion of Lorine Niedecker's "Foreclosure" and "Wilderness"
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Jessica Lowenthal, Dee Morris and Michelle Taransky.
29 May 2014
To Rearrange the World: A discussion of Philip Whalen’s “Life at Bolinas. The Last of California.”
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring poets Stephen Ratcliffe, Joanne Kyger, and Julia Bloch.
7 Mar 2017
Insurrection Is Value: A discussion of Sean Bonney’s “Happiness”
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Stephen Willey, Anna Strong Safford, and Luke Roberts.
9 Mar 2018
I Mean Only Means: A discussion of Kate Colby's I Mean.
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring poets Siobhan Phillips, Emily Harnett, and Joseph Massey
9 Feb 2017