Every weekday, Tracy K. Smith delivers a different way to see the world – through poetry. Produced in partnership with the Poetry Foundation and supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts.
Radio 3's cabaret of the word, featuring the best poetry, new writing and performance
Audio recordings of classic and contemporary poems read by poets and actors, delivered every day.
The Writer's Almanac is a daily podcast of poetry and historical interest pieces, usually of literary significance. Each day's offering is five minutes long and contains "on this day in history" information as well as an accessible poem.
Interviews with poets from Australia and overseas about what they read and how they write.
A weekly poetry podcast that features interviews with poets, reviews of poetry books, examinations of individual poems, and investigations of themes in poetry. Sit back, relax, and let poetry speak to you.
Readings and conversation with The New Yorker's poetry editor, Kevin Young.
Presented by the Close Reads Podcast Network, The Daily Poem offers one essential poem each weekday morning. From Shakespeare and John Donne to Robert Frost and E..E Cummings, The Daily Poem curates a broad and generous audio anthology of the best poetry ever written, read-aloud by David Kern and an assortment of various contributors to the Close Reads network. Some lite commentary is included and the shorter poems are often read twice, as time permits. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and ...
Interesting People Reading Poetry is a short, sound-rich podcast where artists and luminaries read a favorite poem and share what it means to them. Created by Andy & Brendan Stermer.
Monthly podcasts from the Scottish Poetry Library, hosted by Colin Waters.
Silver Award Winner for Most Original Podcast at the British Podcast Awards 2018. The Poetry Exchange shares the conversations we have with people about a poem that has been a friend to them. In each episode you will hear an individual talking about a poem that has been a friend to them, as well as the ‘gift’ recording of the poem that has been made for them, in response to their story of connection with the poem. Our podcast features conversations with people from many walks of life, as wel ...
Your new ritual: Immerse yourself in a single poem, guided by Pádraig Ó Tuama. Short and unhurried; contemplative and energizing. Anchor your week by listening to the everyday poetry of your life, with new episodes on Monday and Friday during the season.
The Poetry Translation Centre is dedicated to translating contemporary poetry from Africa, Asia and Latin America. Each week we bring you a new poem podcast from one of the world's greatest living poets, in both the original language and in English translation. To find out more about our work, please visit www.poetrytranslation.org. The Poetry Translation Centre is funded by Arts Council England.
Frank Skinner loves poetry. And he thinks you might like it too. Join Frank each week as he takes you through some of his choice picks of poems. There may be laughter. There may be tears. There will certainly be poetry. Frank Skinner's Poetry Podcast is produced by Sarah Bishop. It is an Avalon production for Bauer Media.
Charlotte Mason Poetry is dedicated to promoting Charlotte Mason’s living ideas. We strive to share an authentic interpretation of Mason’s life work through a combination of original and vintage articles by a wide variety of authors. Our team draws from and transcribes many rare and wonderful documents from the PNEU many of which cannot be found anywhere else on the web.
The podcast aims to spread Urdu Adab to people who cannot read or write urdu. It will contain short stories which are meaningful, funny, romantic & sarcastic as well as poetry, literature and other forms of Urdu Adab.
Interpretations of Rumi's poems in Farsi and English under Ganj e Hozour (Tresure of Presence)- Phone Calls
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Poetry Non-Stop is a poetry podcast presented by Patrick Widdess
Producer Helena de Groot explores the diverse world of contemporary poetry with readings by poets, interviews with critics, and short poetry documentaries. Nothing is off limits, and nobody is taken too seriously
Listen to some of the works of some of the greatest Poets and Spoken Word people around. Ranging from Shakespeare to UniverSouLove, URSprung Collective, Tsombe, Janet Dawson, Jamie Bond and beyond. We play some of a wide range of styles.
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I read you a poem every week (or so). Always one I have written. Theme and interstitial music also by me. Check out my website for where to pick up the books!
Versify is part storytelling and part poetry. It begins by sending our team of poets out into neighborhoods and to community events, where we invite people to share a story from their life. The person they are sharing it to — the person listening — is one of our poets. This is where the magic comes in. The poet listens intently and then turns that life story into a poem, on the spot.
Subscribe and listen to the cosmically ecstatic love poems of the world's most adored poet, Rumi (Jalaluddin Mohammad Balkhi), spoken by Adam Siddiq.
The Speakeasy Cafe's Sound of Ink open-mic poetry show airs every Thursday at 5pm west coast / 8 pm east coast time! Hosted by Nyla Alisia, this show offers non-stop poetic entertainment where it is all about YOU the POETS! The Speakeasy Cafe is an eclectic, supportive, passionate and inspiring place to come share your words, listen to other poets, inspire and be inspired! Poets write because they have something to say, Come take the mic and say it! You are always welcome at the Speakeasy Cafe!
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Poetry touches our deepest emotions. It can stir us to action, or bring us peace. We invite you join our talented readers, and enjoy whatever poem you pick.
Sunil Bhandari is a poet by compulsion. His words heal his wounds, make him understand stars, make him resolve pain. His first book of poetry 'Of Love and Other Abandonments' was an Amazon bestseller. His second book "Of Journeys & Other Ways To Get Lost" is just out.This podcast is of his poetry.All music is by Kevin MacLeodLink: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/
Join Dr Sam Illingworth as he provides insight into new scientific research via the medium of poetry.
Close Talking is a poetry podcast hosted by good friends Connor Stratton and Jack Rossiter-Munley. In each episode the two read a poem and discuss at length. The pop culture references fly as freely as the literary theories. Close Talking is a poetry podcast anyone can enjoy.
Interviews with poets, writers, artists and performers who have appeared at the Sacramento Poetry Center or are active in the Sacramento arts scene.
Listen to the latest literary events recorded at the London Review Bookshop, covering fiction, poetry, politics, music and much more. Find out about our upcoming events here: https://lrb.me/bookshopeventspod
For two months, Cynthia Blomquist Gustavson wrote a handwritten letter each day to her granddaughter. It turns out, these are the messages all of us need right now, and the small things are the only things that give sense and solace.
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Spoken word artists have their own unique combination of lyricism, storytelling and performance. In each episode you'll hear 3 performances alongside an interview, a free write challenge and more. From the comedic and entertaining to the passionate and purposeful, poetry is healing for both the writer and the listener.
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The Cape and Islands region has long provided inspiration to artists, and WCAI gives poetry a place in its weekly line-up. Every Sunday morning during Weekend Edition the work of a different local poet will be featured. Join us at 8:34 for Poetry Sunday - or listen here to the podcast.
On the LRB Podcast you'll find recent (and not so recent) pieces read by the author; our 'Close Reading’ series, in which Seamus Perry and Mark Ford consider 20th century poets through the lens of the pieces written about them in the LRB; and a range of other conversations on topics and writers covered in the paper.
Passager’s weekly podcast, presenting poetry and prose by writers over 50. Hosted by Jon Shorr.
Cynthia Blomquist Gustavson is a prize-winning poet and a pioneer in the world of poetry therapy. This podcast takes one poem and relates it to the current day, then challenging the listener to write.
Random Tape is a cabinet of auditory wonders for the 21st century. It is America's Premier Podcast.
Writers Corner Podcast from WLRH. Featuring Authors and their stories.
Rita Dove teaches Frank the art of poetry and how to pull.Poems Referenced:Ars Poetica - Rita DoveFlirtation - Rita Dove
This episode explores new research, which has used flour beetles to predict how different species will interact with each other following shifting habitats brought about by climate change. --- Read this episode’s science poem here. Read the scientific study that inspired it here. Read ‘Elegy for the Insects’ by Michael Benedikt here. --- Music by R…
What is the story of your name? In this poem, the poet calls on place, ancestors, and history to bear witness to the dignity of her name. She recalls how her ancestors “acknowledged my roots grew in two / places” and how her name “is the definition of resilience.” With Black/Indigenous, Pasifika, and West Asian heritage, the poet speaks to those wh…
Episode Notes Some stuff to help you get prepared for Halloween Support For The Love of Poetry & Spoken Word by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/for-the-love-of-poetry-spoken-word Find out more at https://for-the-love-of-poetry-spoken-word.pinecast.co This podcast is powered by Pinecast. Try Pinecast for free, forever, no cr…
Written for and with the aid of Janine about the first transexual beauty queen called CHRISTINE who in 1953 decided to change her sexuality .--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/steven-richardson5/message
Sandy Longley reads the poem, "Let Me Be Your River."By CAI
Connor and Jack revisit Louise Glück after she won the Nobel Prize in Literature, discussing Part 2 of the poem "October." They explore the poem's haunting and brilliant use of repetition, its idea of "balm after violence," and the poem's connection with the myth of Persephone, 9/11, and the current American moment.OctoberBy: Louise Glück2.Summer a…
Louise Gluck, the 2020 Nobel Prize winner, wrote a poem called 'The Encounter' - You came to the side of the bedand sat staring at me.Then you kissed me-I felthot wax on my forehead.I wanted it to leave a mark:that’s how I knew I loved you.Because I wanted to be burned, stamped,to have something in the end... My poem today follows the end which Lou…
Luis J. Rodriguez reading at the Unamuno Author Festival. The festival took place in May of 2019 in Madrid, Spain. This reading was recorded at the book store Desperate Literature.Luis J. Rodriguez is a chicano poet whose memoir “Always Running: La Vida Loca, Gang Days” was a national bestseller. In 2014 he was named Los Angeles poet laureate a pos…
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Translated by Atef Alshaer with Paul Batchelor. This October the PTC published 'Embrace' a dual-language Arabic and English collection of poems by Palestinian poet Najwan Darwish, who has been called one of the foremost Arabic-language poets of his generation. This collection includes many new poems and was translated by Atef Alshaer with UK poet P…
“With tenacious wit, ardor, and something I can only call magnificence, Diaz speaks of the consuming need we have for one another. This is a book for any time, but especially a book for this time. These days, and who knows for how long, we can only touch a trusted small number of people. Diaz brings depth and resonance to the fact that this has alw…
The SPEAKEASY CAFE ~ONLINE~ OPEN MIC POETRY RADIO SHOW INSPIRE AND BE INSPIRED! Show time: 5:00 pm West coast - 8:00 pm East coast REMEMBER TO CALL IN EARLY!! The call in number is 646-595-3965 Info: You do not have to be logged in to listen to the show, but you do to join in the Poet's chat-room. It's a good way to network with other writers and t…
1. Breathing Autumn 2. Wailing Wind 3. Et Tu, Brute? 4. Step Lightly Past My Door 5. Love Song to My Flag 6. A Soldier's Last Minute 7. Toll For Me, Bell 8. The Boar 9. War Flowers 10. That Moon 11. To The New ChildBy Carl Martin Johnson
We're approaching Halloween and so I turn from my weeks of earnestness into something a bit more ... spooky? Not that last week's episode didn't have shades of spookiness, what with all the ghosts of the past haunting those words. But this week we mix together my two written creative loves: Poetry and Science Fiction. "Phobos" is the experience of …
Norwich-based poet Ramona Herdman discusses how to turn rough drafts into strong, original poems. She also reads from her latest pamphlet ‘A warm and snouting thing’, published by The Emma Press in September 2019 and shortlisted for the 2020 East Anglian Book Awards.ramonaherdman.wordpress.comBy Patrick Widdess
EJ Koh on distance, broken English, and writing poems that forgive.By Poetry Foundation
Editor’s Note, by Amber Johnston Poetry is difficult to define, but in a Parents’ Review article from 1908, M. H. Simpson attempts to do just that while acknowledging that she has yet to encounter a satisfactory description. After settling on poetry as “the expression of our spiritual instincts which our present materialism will not let … The post …
Like a storm waiting to break over a plain, Shakira Croce pulls at tensions and heartstrings in a debut collection filled with longing, wit, and intelligence. Through masterful imagery, Croce floats between the rural and urban with ease, pulling back the veil to see what lies beneath. These poems do not shy away from looking at life in all its beau…
(Reel Poetry edition) CharRon talks with his 2 returning guests, Marvin Xia and Auntie Vice, about the 2016 film: Paterson. The film starring Adam Driver, William Jackson-Harper, Barry Shabaka Henley, and Method Man. Finger Snap Rating: 8 out 9By iambic
Mid-October, 2020. Some more thoughts on energy, writing, not writing and the lesser poems of Anne Sexton. Show notes Julia Cameron’s The Artist’s Way Nine Days in Wuhan by Peter Hessler Wuhan poet Xiaoyin on writing during the pandemic The Complete Poems of Anne Sexton Anne’s Letter Written During a January Northeaster…
In this episode, world-renowned actor, Brian Cox CBE talks with us about two poems that have been friends to him – 'Ae Fond Kiss' by Robert Burns and 'I am' by John Clare.Brian joined The Poetry Exchange online, from his home, over the course of lockdown in 2020. He is a Scottish actor who works in film, television and theatre, and as a multiple aw…
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Michael Thimons reads Lepanto by G.K. Chesterton
In this episode, Alec Soth reads “Of Modern Poetry” by Wallace Stevens. Soth is a photographer based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He has published over twenty-five books and has been called a “living legend” and “one of the most important photographers working today” by the Washington Post. Soth’s recent photo book, I Know How Furiously Your Heart is…
Index of Haunted Houses, the debut collection by Adam O. Davis, uses ghosts and hauntings to talk about the perilous economic and social moment the United States finds itself in currently. During this podcast, released in time for Halloween, Davis discusses how we've come to use the language of the uncanny to describe the world we live in today, wh…