KUSP's Poetry Show
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Reading & discussion of poetry by poets.
||Marc Zegans, guest poet – part 2, Tilly Shaw||On the KUSP Poetry Show broadcast for July 26, 2015, host Dennis Morton was joined once again by poet, spoken-word artist and creative development advisor Marc Zegans. - But before continuing the discussion of spoken-word poetry with Marc,||28 7 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Readings: Joanie Maro, guest reader encore||For the July 19, 2015 Poetry Show, host Dennis Morton again welcomed guest reader Joanie Maro. Readings this time were from new issues of a pair of our favorite poetry periodicals, and from one of Dennis' favorite poets: -||20 7 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Readings: with guest reader Joanie Maro||For this week's Poetry Show, host Dennis Morton welcomed a guest reader - Joanie Maro. It was Joanie's first appearance on the show, but hopefully not the last. She's a new member of the Board of Directors of Poetry Santa Cruz,||13 7 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Readings: Ostriker, Simic, Shantiris, Astley||On the Poetry Show broadcast of July 5, 2015, host Dennis Morton read poetry selections from a variety of sources, including: No Heaven, by Alicia Suskin Ostriker (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2005) The Horse Has Six Legs,||7 7 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Marc Zegans, guest poet||Poet, spoken-word artist and creative development advisor Marc Zegans joined host Dennis Morton on June 28, 2015 for a discussion of Marc's chosen genre: spoken-word poetry. Marc quickly introduced the first and most obvious difference between spoken-...||6 7 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Stephen Kessler Translates Spanish Poet, Luis Cernuda||On the June 21, 2015 Poetry Show, local poetry luminary (and past Poetry Show host) Stephen Kessler joined host Dennis Morton to read from and discuss his new book, a hefty volume of translations titled Forbidden Pleasures: New Selected Poems [1924-1...||22 6 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Juan Felipe Herrera reprise||The Poetry Show congratulates California poet Juan Felipe Herrera on his recent appointment as 21st United States Poet Laureate. We can say we knew him when he was merely California Poet Laureate - last year. - - - In April of 2014,||15 6 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Len Anderson, guest poet||Local poet and poetry advocate Len Anderson joined host Dennis Morton to read some poetry, by himself and others, and also to talk about Poetry Santa Cruz, the organization Len and Dennis started in 2001. In addition to his general responsibilities as ...||8 6 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Christine Tobin, Rattle #48||This week's Poetry Show began and ended with selections from a 2007 CD by singer-composer Christine Tobin, on which she created songs from a number of poems by others. Read more about her in her website "biog".||2 6 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Sholeh Wolpé, guest poet||As promised, this week's Poetry Show was a conversation between host Dennis Morton and Iranian-American poet-writer-editor-translator Sholeh Wolpé. The conversation was recorded on the afternoon of May 12 at the KUSP studio,||25 5 2015||Free||View In iTunes|