The Poetry Foundation

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  • Location: Chicago, Illinois

Audio poems, poetry docs and poetry podcasts from The Poetry Foundation in Chicago.

Series

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164 Pieces

If you've ever been curious about why and how a poem gets made, PoetryNow is a weekly 4-minute, modular radio program that offers an audio immersion into the concept of a poem. Listen to and follow the inner workings of a new poem as poets read and talk about their work on PoetryNow, a presentation of The Poetry Foundation.


Pieces

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Ginger Ko imagines the near future when humans will possess a fully automated representative.

Bought by KENW and KALW


  • Added: Apr 23, 2019
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Callie Garnett makes an ad pitch for her poetry.

Bought by KENW and KALW


  • Added: Apr 23, 2019
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Norma Cole meditates on the Syrian refugee crisis.

Bought by KVNO, PRX Remix, KALW, KENW, and KHSU


  • Added: Apr 01, 2019
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Simone White documents a mother’s life with her infant son. Produced by Katie Klocksin.

Bought by KENW, KALW, and WWNO


  • Added: Apr 01, 2019
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Chris Glomski considers the variables that comprise a human life.

Bought by KENW, KALW, and PRX Remix


  • Added: Mar 29, 2019
  • Length: 08:01
  • Purchases: 3
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Justin Phillip Reed imagines an inverted history of slavery.

Bought by KENW and KALW


  • Added: Mar 25, 2019
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Jessica Laser considers wisdom, poetry, and procrastination.

Bought by KENW, KALW, and PRX Remix


  • Added: Mar 18, 2019
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Chris Martin composes a list of things one might do in hell.

Bought by KENW and KALW


  • Added: Mar 08, 2019
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Brian Lucas takes a speculative look at figures of deception.

Bought by KENW and KALW


  • Added: Mar 01, 2019
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Ana Božičević explores the feelings and emotions of spring.

Bought by KALW, KENW, and KHSU


  • Added: Feb 25, 2019
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 3