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Readings and conversation with The New Yorker's poetry editor, Paul Muldoon.

Readings and conversation with The New Yorker's poetry editor, Paul Muldoon.
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New York, NY

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Readings and conversation with The New Yorker's poetry editor, Paul Muldoon.

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English


Episodes

Terrance Hayes reads Matthew Dickman

1/17/2018
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Terrance Hayes joins Kevin Young to read and discuss Matthew Dickman's poem "Fire" and his own poem “New York Poem."

Duration: 00:26:31


David Lehman Reads John Ashbery

12/20/2017
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David Lehman joins Kevin Young to read and discuss John Ashbery's Poem "Worsening Situation," and his own poem "Stages on Life's Way."

Duration: 00:30:00


Tracy K. Smith Reads Matthew Dickman

11/15/2017
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Tracy K. Smith joins Kevin Young to read and discuss Matthew Dickman’s poem “Minimum Wage," and her own poem “Declaration.”

Duration: 00:23:36


Charles Simic Reads Sharon Olds

10/18/2017
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Charles Simic joins Paul Muldoon to read and discuss Sharon Olds’ poem “Her Birthday as Ashes in Seawater,” and his own poem “The Infinite.”

Duration: 00:23:14


Danielle Chapman Reads Zbigniew Herbert

9/20/2017
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Danielle Chapman joins Paul Muldoon to read and discuss Zbigniew Herbert's poem "Mr. Cogito and a Poet of a Certain Age," and her own poem "The Tavern Parlor."

Duration: 00:26:11


Erica Jong Reads John Updike

7/19/2017
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Erica Jong joins Paul Muldoon to read and discuss John Updike's poem "The City Outside," and her own poem "Dear Keats."

Duration: 00:24:42


Lia Purpura Reads Carl Phillips

6/21/2017
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Lia Purpura joins Paul Muldoon to read and discuss Carl Phillip's poem "White Dog," and her own poem "First Leaf."

Duration: 00:27:18


Andrew Motion Reads Alice Oswald

4/19/2017
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Andrew Motion joins Paul Muldoon to read and discuss Alice Oswald’s poem “Evening Poem” and his own poem “Waders.”

Duration: 00:41:04


Stephen Dunn Reads Donald Justice

2/17/2016
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Stephen Dunn joins Paul Muldoon to read and discuss Donald Justice's "There is a gold light in certain old paintings," and his own poem “History.”

Duration: 00:21:59


J. D. McClatchy Reads James Merrill

1/20/2016
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J. D. McClatchy joins Paul Muldoon to read and discuss James Merrill's "164 East 72nd Street," and his own poem “CaĞaloĞlu.”

Duration: 00:29:27


Ellen Bass Reads Adam Zagajewski

12/16/2015
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Ellen Bass joins Paul Muldoon to read and discuss Adam Zagajewski’s “Try to Praise the Mutilated World,” and her own poem “Reincarnation.”

Duration: 00:17:54


Major Jackson Reads Derek Walcott

3/18/2015
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Major Jackson joins Paul Muldoon to read and discuss Derek Walcott’s “In Italy” and a poem of his own.

Rowan Ricardo Phillips Reads Nick Laird

3/10/2015
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Rowan Ricardo Philips joins Paul Muldoon to read and discuss Nick Laird’s “Feel Free” and a poem of his own.

Timothy Donnelly Reads Yusef Komunyakaa

1/21/2015
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Timothy Donnelly joins Paul Muldoon to read and discuss Yusef Komunyakaa’s “Fortress” and a poem of his own.

Stephen Burt Reads Liz Waldner

12/16/2014
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Stephen Burt joins Paul Muldoon to read and discuss Liz Waldner’s “Sad Verso of the Sunny _______.”

James Richardson Reads W. S. Merwin

10/15/2014
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James Richardson joins Paul Muldoon to read and discuss W. S. Merwin’s “A Single Autumn.”

Rae Armantrout Reads Susan Wheeler

9/17/2014
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Rae Armantrout joins Paul Muldoon to read and discuss Susan Wheeler’s “The Split.”

Lucie Brock-Broido reads Franz Wright

8/20/2014
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Lucie Brock-Broido reads and discusses with host Paul Muldoon a poem by Franz Wright and poem of her own.

Jennifer Michael Hecht Reads Lucie Brock-Broido

7/23/2014
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Jennifer Michael Hecht reads Lucie Brock-Broido.

Yusef Komunyakaa Reads Marilyn Hacker

6/24/2014
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Yusef Komunyakaa reads a poem by Marilyn Hacker, as well as one of his own poems, and has a discussion with the New Yorker poetry editor, Paul Muldoon.
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