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Archive for The Poets Weave

December 30, 2012

Poetry By Jennifer Luebbers

Luebbers reads "Family History," "Patriotics," "Bucyrus, Ohio," and "Petitions."

December 23, 2012

Poetry By Nicole Lawrence

Lawrence reads "Crack of Dawn," "Closed Nursery," and "Primary, after Mondrian's composition Red, Blue & Yellow, 1930."

December 16, 2012

Poetry By Nandi Comer

Comer reads "Learning to Role Our Tongues," "On Coming Home to Teach," and "Car Slams into House."

December 9, 2012

Poetry By Peter Zervos

Zervos reads a few epigrams that share a loose Ars Poetica theme.

December 2, 2012

Poetry By Ife-Chudeni Oputa

Ife-Chudeni Oputa reads "Lessons on the Body: Meditation," and "Root: a definition."

November 25, 2012

Poetry By Cate Lycurgus

Cate Lycurgus reads "Aviator," "It Wasn't A Fast Break," "Taking Care," "The Chronic Why," and "The House Reduced to Studs."

November 18, 2012

More From The Big Smoke By Adrian Matejka

Adrian Matejka reads poems from his 2013 book The Big Smoke, which examines iconic prizefighter Jack Johnson.

November 11, 2012

Poetry And Conversation With Adrian Matejka

Adrian Matejka reads from his forthcoming book and speaks with us about the source material for this project and his recent visit to Jack Johnson's gravesite.

November 4, 2012

Adrian Matejka Reads From The Big Smoke

Adrian Matejka reads from his 2013 book The Big Smoke, which explores through poetry the life and myth of prizefighter Jack Johnson.

September 30, 2012

"Hearts And Minds" By Tony Brewer

Tony reads his poems "Hearts and Minds" and "In Other News, A Piece Has Broken Off."

September 23, 2012

"Telling The Towns" By Carol Marks

Carol reads her poems "Telling the Towns," "In Chicago," and "A Joyful Noise."

September 16, 2012

Tony Brewer Reads "Technology Abides"

Tony reads his poems "Technology Abides" and "It's Good To Be Quiet and Have Thoughts."

September 9, 2012

"Banksy Wall" By Micah Ling

Micah reads "Settlement," "Banksy," "Settlement," and "Banksy Wall" from her book Settlement.

September 2, 2012

Poetry And Conversation With Carol Marks

Carol reads "On Not Writing Poems for a Year," "Silence," "All I Can Do," "A New Notebook," and "Lucky and Wild." Plus a conversation with the poet.

August 26, 2012

A Geography Of Hope By Nadine Pinede

Nadine reads "A Geography of Hope" and "On Hunger."

August 19, 2012

"Leaving Is Not The Hard Part" By Tony Brewer

Tony Brewer reads "Wine Country," "The Bibliophiles," and "Leaving is Not the Hard Part."

August 12, 2012

"Grapevines" By Carol Marks

Carol Marks reads her poems "Grapevines," "Humility," "Belfry," and "You Know Where We Were."

August 5, 2012

More Poetry And Conversation With Micah Ling

Ling shares more poetry from her latest book, Settlement, followed by a conversation about "place" in her poetry.

July 29, 2012

"What Remains"

Nadine Pinede shares more poems from her latest book An Invisible Geography.

July 22, 2012

Settlement By Micah Ling

Ling reads from her latest book of poetry titled Settlement, (published in May 2012).

July 15, 2012

"On The Tour" With Nadine Pinede

Nadine reads from her new chapbook An Invisible Geography.

July 8, 2012

"The Language of Leaving" By Shana Ritter

Shana reads "The Language of Leaving" and "Mourning, For Judy."

July 1, 2012

Poetry and Conversation With Chris Mattingly

Mattingly reads "Letter To the Courts," "The Cockroach," and "Ohio River, Scuffletown, Kentucky." Followed by a conversation about his work and family history.

June 24, 2012

"Provenance" And Conversation With Nadine Pinede

Nadine reads from her new chapbook An Invisible Geography, followed by a short conversation about meandering journeys, family, and writing.

June 17, 2012

Poems From The Letters Project

Shana Ritter reads new poems from a project based on letters exchanged between her parents during WWII. A brief conversation about The Letters Project follows.

June 10, 2012

"Raw Deer Meat" By Chris Mattingly

Mattingly reads reads "Folktale," "Raw Deer Meat," and "Teeth."

June 3, 2012

"Bonfire" By Chris Mattingly

Louisville, Kentucky native, Mattingly reads "Bonfire," "Mom Explains the Scar on Her Wrist," and "Wake for the Stepdaddy that Never Married My Mother."

May 27, 2012

Loblolly Pine In A Field Of Hollyhocks By Vievee Francis

Vievee reads "Anteater at the Dallas Zoo," "Still Life with Summer Sausage, a Blade, and No Blood - East Texas, 1980," "Pity the Swine," and Loblolly Pine..."

May 20, 2012

"The New World, New York, 1920" By Shana Ritter

Shana reads from her latest book Stairs of Separation.

May 13, 2012

Nick Courtright's Punchline

Nick reads his poems "Query," "What We Know and What We Don't," "Connection," and "Punchline."

May 6, 2012

"Travel Poems" By Emily Bobo

Emily reads "Travel Poems," "Fantasy: Georgia O'Keeffe Does Laundry," and "Georgia's Ghost Ranch: Abiquiu, New Mexico."

April 29, 2012

Poetry and Conversation With Vievee Francis

Vievee reads poems from her book Horse In the Dark and discusses her family ties to West Texas and its influence in this collection of work.

April 22, 2012

"What I Have To Say To You" By Nick Courtright

Nick reads his poems "What I Have to Say to You," "Fun with Agnosticism," and "Freedom Evolves."

April 15, 2012

Poetry And Conversation With Shana Ritter

Shana reads from her latest book, Stairs of Separation, and discusses the origins of this writing project.

April 8, 2012

Horse In The Dark By Vievee Francis

Vievee Francis reads a selection of poems from her new book.

April 1, 2012

"I Know What Love Is" By Emily Bobo

Bobo reads "D.C. al Coda Accord Final," "I Know What Love Is," and "The Love Song of Mason and Hamlin."

March 25, 2012

"Otherworldly" By Roxana Cazan

Cazan reads her poems "Otherworldly," "Poem with Birds," and "Lena."

March 18, 2012

Poetry Of Daniela Matei

Poet Roxana Cazan reads a English translation of Matei's poem "The Way Back Machine."

March 11, 2012

Emily Bobo Reads "Medicine Wheel"

“Medicine Wheel” is a sequence poem commissioned by Don Freund, Composer and IU Jacobs School of Music Professor.

March 4, 2012

National Book Award Winner Nikky Finney

Finney won the 2011 National Book Award for Poetry with her title Head Off & Split.

February 26, 2012

"Desire: An Apology" By Aimee Nezhukumatathil

More excerpts from Nezhukumatathil's September 12, 2011 reading in Bloomington, Indiana.

February 19, 2012

"This Is Modern Life" By Bethany Carlson

Bethany Carlson reads "This is Modern Life," "If Truth is a Dream Catcher," and "Playacting."

February 12, 2012

"The Translator" By Sarah Suksiri

Sarah Suksiri reads "The Translator," "Oh Darling," and "The Waters."

February 5, 2012

"Why I Crave Ribs Tonight" By Aimee Nezhukumatathil

An excerpt from Nezhukumatathil's September 12, 2011 live reading in Bloomington, Indiana.

January 29, 2012

"Protracted Argumentation" By Paul Violi

Today I’m reading more poems by Paul Violi from Fracas published by Hanging Loose Press in 1999.

January 22, 2012

Paul Martinez Pompa Reads "The Abuelita Poem"

I caught up and recorded with Paul during his visit to the campus of Indiana University in November 2011.

January 15, 2012

"What Are You, Where Are You From?" By Aimee Nezhukumatathil

An excerpt from Nezhukumatathil's September 12, 2011 live reading in Bloomington, Indiana.

January 8, 2012

"The Physics Of Crime" By Paul Martinez Pompa

I caught up and recorded with Paul on the campus of Indiana University during his recent visit in November 2011.

January 1, 2012

"Resolution" By Paul Violi

Today I’m reading poems by Paul Violi from Fracas published by Hanging Loose Press in 1999.

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