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Archive for The Poets Weave

July 29, 2007

Guest: Terry Wisniewski

Terry Wisniewski reads selections of her work.

July 22, 2007

Poems about Food

In this broadcast Jenny Kander reads poetry related to food.

July 15, 2007

Guest: Jack King

Poet Jack King, a Bloomington native, reads selections of his poetry.

July 8, 2007

Poems of David Lehman, Part 2

<a href="http://wfiu.org/poetsweave/files/2008/10/david-lehman_thumb.jpg"><img class="postthumb left" src="http://wfiu.org/poetsweave/files/2008/10/david-lehman_thumb.jpg" alt="&lt;br /&gt;" width="75" height="75" /></a>In this broadcast, Jenny Kander reads a selection of poems from accomplished poet David Lehman's book <em>The Evening Sun - A Journal in Poetry</em>. Lehman, the editor of <em>The American Oxford Book of American Poetry</em>, has also published several collections of poetry including his latest work <em><a title="Buy this book (Amazon.com)" href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1416537465?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=wfipubradfroi-20" target="_blank">The Best American Erotic Poems: From 1800 to the Present</a></em>. <em> </em>

July 1, 2007

Guest: Julia Dadds, Part 2

Guest Julia Dadds reads selections of her poetry.

June 24, 2007

Poems of Odell Shepard

<a href="http://wfiu.org/poetsweave/files/2008/10/odell-shepard_thumb.jpg"><img class="postthumb left" src="http://wfiu.org/poetsweave/files/2008/10/odell-shepard_thumb.jpg" alt="&lt;br /&gt;" width="75" height="75" /></a>Jenny Kander reads the poetry of Pulitzer Prize winning author Odell Shepard.

June 17, 2007

Poems of Joyce Adams

Joyce B. Adams is an educator, librarian, and poet living in Ellettsville, Indiana. She has two books available locally titled <em>Secret Swing</em> and <em>What is Brought to Life</em>. Jenny Kander reads selections from her work.

June 10, 2007

Guest: Julia Dadds, Part 1

Guest Julia Dadds reads selections of her poetry.

June 3, 2007

Guest: Joseph Kerschbaum

<a href="http://wfiu.org/poetsweave/files/2008/10/joseph-kerschbaum_thumb.jpg"><img class="alignnone size-medium wp-image-86" src="http://wfiu.org/poetsweave/files/2008/10/joseph-kerschbaum_thumb.jpg" alt="&lt;br /&gt;" /></a>Guest poet Joseph Kerschbaum has performed in numerous spoken word events around the nation. He currently works with the <a href="http://www.artlives.org/" target="_blank">John Waldron Arts Center</a> in Bloomington, IN. His most recent CD entitled <em>Our Voices Sound like Silence, </em>can be purchased through his <a href="http://joseph.matrixmag.com/test/blogger.html" target="_blank">website</a>.

May 27, 2007

Memorial Day

In this broadcast, Jenny Kander reads poems related to Memorial Day.

May 20, 2007

Guest: H Michael Simmons

Active member of the Bloomington community H. Michael Simmons reads selections of his work with Jenny Kander.

May 13, 2007

Poems of David Lehman

<a href="http://wfiu.org/poetsweave/files/2008/10/david-lehman_thumb.jpg"><img class="postthumb left" src="http://wfiu.org/poetsweave/files/2008/10/david-lehman_thumb.jpg" alt="&lt;br /&gt;" width="75" height="75" /></a>In this broadcast, Jenny Kander reads a selection of poems from accomplished poet David Lehman's book <em>The Evening Sun - A Journal in Poetry</em>. Lehman, the editor of <em>The American Oxford Book of American Poetry</em>, has also published several collections of poetry including his latest work <em><a title="Buy this book (Amazon.com)" href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1416537465?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=wfipubradfroi-20" target="_blank">The Best American Erotic Poems: From 1800 to the Present</a></em>. <em> </em>

May 6, 2007

Guest: Tony Brewer

In this broadcast, Tony Brewer reads a selection of his poetry.

April 29, 2007

Poems of Philip Appleman

<a href="http://wfiu.org/poetsweave/files/2008/10/philip_appleman_thumb1.jpg"><img class="postthumb left" src="http://wfiu.org/poetsweave/files/2008/10/philip_appleman_thumb1.jpg" alt="&lt;br /&gt;" width="75" height="75" /></a>Professor Emeritus of the Department of English at Indiana University, Philip Appleman has published several volumes of poetry and many more non-fiction books.

April 22, 2007

Guest: Jada B

<img class="postthumb left" src="http://wfiu.org/poetsweave/files/2008/10/jada-b_thumb.jpg" alt="&lt;br /&gt;" width="75" height="75" />Poet, songwriter, and performance artist Jada B lives and writes in Bloomington, IN.  She is the founder of <a title="Verbal Terrorism Productions" href="http://www.freewebs.com/verbalterrorism/" target="_blank">Verbal Terrorism Productions</a>, a group that seeks to promote creativity and artistry in rural Indiana.  In this broadcast, she reads a selection of her work.

April 15, 2007

Poems of Donald Platt

<a href="http://wfiu.org/poetsweave/files/2008/10/donald-platt_thumb1.jpg"><img class="postthumb left" src="http://wfiu.org/poetsweave/files/2008/10/donald-platt_thumb1.jpg" alt="&lt;br /&gt;" width="75" height="75" /></a>Donald Platt has published several poetry books, some of his most recent being <em>Fresh Peaches, Fireworks and Guns, My Father Says Grace: Poems,</em> and<em> <a title="Buy this book (Amazon.com)" href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1557532281?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=wfipubradfroi-20" target="_blank">Cloud Atlas</a>.</em> He is an associate professor of English at Purdue University. Jenny Kander reads a selection of his work in this broadcast.

April 8, 2007

Guest: Charles Greer

Charles Greer, co-editor of <em>Say This of Horses: A Selection of Poems</em> with Jenny Kander, reads selections of his work.

April 4, 2007

Poems of Jenny Kander

In this broadcast host Jenny Kander shares her poetry.

March 25, 2007

Poems of Edgar A Guest

The work of great American poet Edgar A. Guest is featured in this broadcast.  Known as the People's Poet, Edgar published numerous collections of poetry such as <em>Collected Verse, Just Folks, </em>and <a title="Buy this book (Amazon.com)" href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1605890227?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=wfipubradfroi-20" target="_blank"><em>A Heap O' Livin</em></a> to name a few.

March 18, 2007

Poems of Jane Hilberry

<img class="postthumb left" src="http://wfiu.org/poetsweave/files/2008/10/jane-hillberry_thumb.jpg" alt="&lt;br /&gt;" width="75" height="75" />Jane Hilberry teaches literature and creative writing at Colorado College and has received numerous awards for her writing.  In addition, she has written several books of poetry including her most recent, <em><a title="Buy this book (Amazon.com)" href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1597090131?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=wfipubradfroi-20" target="_blank">Body Painting</a>. </em>In this broadcast, Jenny Kander reads from Jane's poetry.

March 11, 2007

Guest: Roger Pfingston, Part 2

Retired English and photography teacher Roger Pfingston is the author of several collections of poetry including <em><a title="Buy this book (Amazon.com)" href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0960880208?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=wfipubradfroi-20" target="_blank">The Circus of Unreasonable Acts</a>, <a title="Buy this book (Amazon.com)" href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0915943034?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=wfipubradfroi-20" target="_blank">Windy Tuesday Nights</a>, </em>and <em><a title="Buy this book (Amazon.com)" href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0935306374?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=wfipubradfroi-20" target="_blank">Something Iridescent</a>. </em>In this broadcast, he joins Jenny Kander to read a selection of his work.

March 4, 2007

Poems of David Wagoner

The author of numerous novels and books of poetry, David Wagoner is a former chancellor of the Academy of American Poetry.  Some of his publications include The Rosebush; A Memory of Theodore Roethke, Mad Hat, and his most recent work A Map of the Night.

February 25, 2007

Guest: Roger Pfingston, Part 1

Retired English and photography teacher Roger Pfingston is the author of several collections of poetry including <em><a title="Buy this book (Amazon.com)" href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0960880208?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=wfipubradfroi-20" target="_blank">The Circus of Unreasonable Acts</a>, <a title="Buy this book (Amazon.com)" href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0915943034?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=wfipubradfroi-20" target="_blank">Windy Tuesday Nights</a>, </em>and <em><a title="Buy this book (Amazon.com)" href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0935306374?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=wfipubradfroi-20" target="_blank">Something Iridescent</a>. </em>In this broadcast, he joins Jenny Kander to read a selection of his work.

February 18, 2007

Poems of Ted Kooser

<img class="postthumb left" src="http://wfiu.org/poetsweave/files/2008/10/ted-kooser_thumb1.jpg" alt="&lt;br /&gt;" width="75" height="75" />Jenny Kander reads the poetry of Ted Kooser.  Ted Kooser is one of Nebraska's most highly regarded poets.  Some of his published works include <em><a title="Buy this book (Amazon.com)" href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0803259638?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=wfipubradfroi-20" target="_blank">The Blizzard Voices</a>, <a title="Buy this book (Amazon.com)" href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1556592434?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=wfipubradfroi-20" target="_blank">Delights &amp; Shadows</a>, </em>and his most recent work <em><a title="Buy this book (Amazon.com)" href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0803217706?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=wfipubradfroi-20" target="_blank">Valentines</a>.</em>

February 11, 2007

Guest: Shana Ritter

Guest Shana Ritter reads selections of her work with Jenny Kander.

February 4, 2007

Poems of Lisa Majaj

<img class="postthumb left" src="http://wfiu.org/poetsweave/files/2008/10/lisa-majaj_thumb.jpg" alt="&lt;br /&gt;" width="75" height="75" />Jenny Kander reads the poetry of Palestinian-American poet Lisa Suhair Majaj.

January 28, 2007

Poems from the Coal Anthology

In this broadcast Jenny Kander reads excerpts from <a title="Buy this book (Amazon.com)" href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0976881713?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=wfipubradfroi-20" target="_blank"><em>Coal: A Poetry Anthology</em></a>. The anthology is a collection of poems about West Virginia and eastern Kentucky coal miners, their families, and their communities edited by Chris Green.

January 21, 2007

Poems of William Orem, Part 2

<img class="postthumb left" src="http://wfiu.org/poetsweave/files/2008/10/william-orem_thumb.jpg" alt="&lt;br /&gt;" width="75" height="75" />Jenny Kander reads selections from <a title="Buy this book (Amazon.com)" href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0964434822?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=wfipubradfroi-20" target="_blank">William Orem</a>, a widely published writer who specializes in both stories and poems.

January 14, 2007

Guest: Mary Ramsay

Guest Mary Ramsay reads selections of her work with Jenny Kander.

January 7, 2007

Guest: Elsa Marston, Part 2

<img class="postthumb left" src="http://wfiu.org/poetsweave/files/2008/10/elsa-marston_thumb.jpg" alt="&lt;br /&gt;" width="75" height="75" />Guest Elsa Marston reads selections of her work with Jenny Kander.

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