Rank #1: 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.
Dec 30 2014
Rank #2: Deep Heart's Core Sound: A Discussion of William Butler Yeats's "Lake Isle of Innisfree."
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Taije Silverman, John Timpane, and Max McKenna.
May 14 2013
Rank #3: Word Up: A Discussion of Walt Whitman's "Out of the Cradle Endlessly Rocking"
Feb 25 2014
Rank #4: 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.
Jul 12 2016
Rank #5: Dead To Me: A discussion of Claudia Rankine's “Don't Let Me Be Lonely”
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Kyoo Lee, Gabriel Ojeda-Sague, and Simone White.
Jul 12 2017
Rank #6: The F*ck-You Bow: A discussion of Gertrude Stein's "How She Bowed to Her Brother"
Jul 14 2015
Rank #7: 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.
Oct 17 2018
Rank #8: Me No One Will Take: A Discussion of Kathy Acker's "The Diseased" and "The Slave Trader"
May 19 2015
Rank #9: Why Apples Can Cause Riots: A Discussion of Linh Dinh’s “Eating Fried Chicken”
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Susan Schultz, Leonard Schwartz, and Thomas Devaney.
Mar 26 2012
Rank #10: Ill Angelic Poetics: A Discussion of Edgar Allan Poe's "Dream-Land"
Dec 19 2011
Rank #11: Insurrection Is Value: A discussion of Sean Bonney’s “Happiness”
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Stephen Willey, Anna Strong Safford, and Luke Roberts.
Mar 09 2018
Rank #12: Tired, Poor, Huddled, Gentrified: A Discussion of Bernadette Mayer's "The Tragic Condition of the Statue of Liberty"
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Anne Waldman, Julia Bloch, and Katie Price.
Oct 16 2012
Rank #13: 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.
Aug 09 2016
Rank #14: It Is Time: A discussion of Paul Celan's "Corona"
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Ariel Resnikoff, Anna Strong, and Pierre Joris.
Dec 06 2016
Rank #15: Slowing the Rate of Perception: A discussion of “Hello, the Roses” by Mei-mei Berssenbrugge
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Joshua Schuster, Evelyn Reilly, and James Sherry.
Mar 20 2019
Rank #16: 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.
Nov 15 2016
Rank #17: No Spell Broken: A Discussion of CAConrad's (Soma)tic Midge
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Trace Peterson, Gabriel Ojeda-Sague, and Erica Kaufman.
Nov 17 2015
Rank #18: Find the Missing Line: A Discussion of Jennifer Moxley's "The Atrophy of Private Life"
Jul 10 2012
Rank #19: Truth Flies: A discussion of Robin Blaser’s “A Bird in the House.”
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Brian Teare, Jed Rasula, and Kristen Prevallet.
Jun 06 2017
Rank #20: Our Endless Ear: A discussion of Jack Kerouac’s “Old Angel Midnight”
Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring J. C. Cloutier, Michelle Taransky, and Clark Coolidge.
May 16 2018