0:00 | Nov 20th, 2017
The editors discuss Shane McCrae’s poem “Jefferson Davis the Adoptive Father of the Mulatto Jim Limber Dreams He Is Crowned King of the Confederacy ” from the November 2017 issue of Poetry.
0:00 | Jul 31st, 2017
In a special archival edition, the editors discuss Claudia Rankine's poem from Citizen: “You are in the dark, in the car...” published in the March 2014 issue of Poetry.
0:00 | May 8th, 2017
The editors discuss D. Gilson's "Where the Wild Things Go" and "Harold & the Purple Crayon" from the May 2017 issue of Poetry.
0:00 | Dec 5th, 2016
The editors discuss Marcus Wicker's poem "Conjecture on the Stained Glass Image of White Christ at Ebenezer Baptist Church" from the December 2016 issue of Poetry.
0:00 | Oct 17th, 2016
The editors discuss Kaveh Akbar's "Portrait of the Alcoholic Floating in Space with Severed Umbilicus" from the October 2016 issue of Poetry.
0:00 | Jul 1st, 2016
The editors discuss poems by Daniela Danz, translated by Monika Cassel; plus, an interview with Craig Santos Perez on Pacific Islander poetry, and poems by Teresia Teaiwa and Brandy Nālani McDougall.
0:00 | Nov 1st, 2014
The editors discuss Matthew Rohrer's "Poem with Basho," selections from Grigori Dashevsky's "Ithaca" (tr. Valzhyna Mort), and Dafydd ap Gwilym's "The Wind" (tr. Gwyneth Lewis); plus James Longenbach on the medium of the English language.
0:00 | Dec 30th, 2008
Previously unpublished poems by Langston Hughes, a preview of Michael Hofmann's essay on Lowell and Bishop, and a phone call to readers in Texas who don't like the poems in this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!
0:00 | Oct 31st, 2008
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.