Poetry Off the Shelf

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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.

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41 A Change of World, Episode 4 : A Place of Permission2018-04-03
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42 A Change of World, Episode 3: Shattering the Blue Velvet Chair2018-03-20
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43 A Change of World, Episode 2: Books that Broke Down Barriers2018-03-13
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44 A Change of World, Episode 1: The Wilderness2018-03-06
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45 The Poet's Revenge2018-02-27
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46 The Poetics of Mass Murder2018-02-20
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47 Three Ways of Looking at a Rose2018-02-13
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48 The Poet and the Riot2018-02-06
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49 Drinking Poetry2018-01-09
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50 Some Poems of Transcendent Surrender2017-12-26
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51 The New Woman of Her Day2017-12-12
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52 The Poet is Distracted2017-11-28
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53 Poems that Knock it out of the Park2017-11-01
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54 From Sickness into Poetry2017-10-10
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55 Who Reads Poetry2017-09-26
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56 The Late Great John Ashbery2017-09-12
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The Late Great John Ashbery

Ashbery's poems can be a new way of seeing and experiencing things, a "daydream from which there's no obvious exit," an ode to neglected emotions or the insignificant, an inside joke you may or may not be in on, and a reordering of the world and ourselves. …read more

57 Teaching Poetry in Times Like These2017-08-29
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58 “It's the Language, Stupid.”2017-08-15
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59 50 Years of The Lice2017-07-05
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60 The New Young People's Poet Laureate2017-06-20
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