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Location:

Boomington, IN

Genres:

Poetry

Description:

The Poets Weave is a weekly five-minute program of poetry reading produced at WFIU. Some episodes feature regional poets reading their own work.

Twitter:

@wfiuarts

Language:

English

Contact:

1229 E 7th St Bloomington IN 47405 (812) 855-1357


Episodes

Later In France

11/24/2013
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Tom Hastings reads "Later in France," "In Basel," "Under the Full New Year's Moon," "The Landing" and "Chronoclutch" from his book Crop Circle Secrets.

Duration: 00:08:05


From Piano Letters

11/17/2013
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Professor and poet Emily Bobo reads from her work Piano Letters.

Duration: 00:04:44


Excerpts From Postcards From Faerie Land

11/10/2013
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Emily Bobo read from her work "Postcards from Faerie Land: Confessions of a Third Wave Feminist."

Duration: 00:04:58


"Obsidian" By Thomas Hastings

9/29/2013
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Tom Hastings reads "Magician," "Obsidian," "Stitch and Shine," and "Opus" from his book Crop Circle Secrets.

Duration: 00:04:58


"Eureka Downs"

9/22/2013
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Emily Bobo reads poetry from her collection Fugue.

Duration: 00:04:58


"Salutatorian Speech" By Frank Montesonti

9/15/2013
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Montesonti reads "Viticulture," "Salutatorian Speech," and "Demolition."

Duration: 00:05:26


Poetry And Conversation With Gabrielle Calvocoressi

9/8/2013
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Calvocoressi reads from her poem "Rocket Fantastic" and then joins Romayne in a conversation about persona poems and writing variously voiced poetry.

Duration: 00:16:09


"For The Birds" And A Conversation With Roger Pfingston

9/1/2013
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Pfingston reads his poems "For the Birds," "Parrot," "Twarted," "The Little Ones," and "Lost."

Duration: 00:10:15


Poetry And Conversation With Mitchell Douglas

8/26/2013
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Douglas reads "Passing Negro Mountain, Garrett County, Maryland," "Inhabit, (for Debra Kang Dean)," "Tallahatchie, (for Emmett Till and Marilyn Nelson)."

Duration: 00:11:04


Frank Montesonti's "Quick Study In Unhappiness"

8/18/2013
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Montesonti reads "Best Deaths," "When You Left, I Started a Garden," and "Quick Study in Unhappiness."

Duration: 00:05:26


"On Sidewalks, On Street Corners, As Girls"

8/12/2013
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Allison Joseph reads "On Sidewalks, On Street Corners, As Girls" and "No Ways Tired."

Duration: 00:04:58


Calvocoressi's "Prayer After A Long Time Away"

8/4/2013
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Calvocoressi reads "Rosary Catholic Church," "Prayer After a Long Time Away," "Bach's Fugue," and "Jubilee."

Duration: 00:05:58


"Piranha" By Frank Montesonti

7/28/2013
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Poems: "Reduncancy of Light," "Promise My Kidnappers a Seat by My Heart," "Those Anomalies at a Party When Everyone Suddenly Falls Silent," and "Piranha."

Duration: 00:05:55


Jon Tribble's "Midnight Rainbows From Devil's Kitchen"

7/21/2013
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Jon Tribble reads "Midnight Rainbows from Devil's Kitchen" and "Gifts Inside and Out."

Duration: 00:04:58


"Penny Candy" By Allison Joseph

7/17/2013
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Allison Joseph reads "Worldly Pleasures," "

Duration: 00:07:01


"Praise The Contrary And Its Defenders" By Sue Swartz

6/23/2013
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Poetry and conversation with Indiana poet Sue Swartz.

Duration: 00:13:11


From "Circus Fire, 1944? By Gabrielle Calvocoressi

6/9/2013
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Calvocoressi reads from her poem cycle "Circus Fire, 1944," based on the historic Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey Circus Fire in Hartford, Connecticut.

Duration: 00:04:58


"The Wrong Road" By Roger Pfingston

6/4/2013
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Pfingston reads "Happy Birthday to Me," "The Wrong Road," "As If to Herself," and "Indiana Redux."

Duration: 00:05:46


Kyle Dargan Reads "Karaoke"

6/4/2013
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Dargan reads "The Battlefield (for Darryl Burton)" and "Karaoke (for the Office Lounge, Bloomington, Indiana)."

Duration: 00:04:25


"Lying In Sadness" By James L. White

5/13/2013
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Romayne reads selections from James L. White's The Salt Ecstasies.
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