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Kelly Writers House impresario Al Filreis leads a lively roundtable discussion of a single poem with a series of rotating guests including Tracie Morris, Rachel Blau DuPlessis, erica kaufman, Charles Bernstein, Sawako Nakayasu, Simone White, and others.

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Kelly Writers House impresario Al Filreis leads a lively roundtable discussion of a single poem with a series of rotating guests including Tracie Morris, Rachel Blau DuPlessis, erica kaufman, Charles Bernstein, Sawako Nakayasu, Simone White, and others.

    Passion Shields Its Servants: A discussion of “Souvenir of the Manassah Ball” by Lorenzo Thomas

    Passion Shields Its Servants: A discussion of “Souvenir of the Manassah Ball” by Lorenzo Thomas

    Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Tonya Foster, Erica Hunt, and Bob Perelman.

    • 47 min
    Promise To Go On: A discussion of “The Similitude of This Great Flower” by Elizabeth Willis

    Promise To Go On: A discussion of “The Similitude of This Great Flower” by Elizabeth Willis

    Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Simone White, Angela Carr, and Kate Colby.

    • 41 min
    Rousing Earth to Excel: A discussion of “Arriving” by Daphne Marlatt

    Rousing Earth to Excel: A discussion of “Arriving” by Daphne Marlatt

    Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Fred Wah, Meredith Quartermain, and Daphne Marlatt.

    • 55 min
    Word for Word: A discussion of “The Poem That Took the Place of a Mountain” by Wallace Stevens.

    Word for Word: A discussion of “The Poem That Took the Place of a Mountain” by Wallace Stevens.

    Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Tyrone Williams, Mónica de la Torre, Kate Colby, and Aldon Nielsen.

    • 50 min
    That’s Right: A discussion of Eileen Myles’s “Writing” and “Mount St. Helens”

    That’s Right: A discussion of Eileen Myles’s “Writing” and “Mount St. Helens”

    Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Stephen Metcalf, June Thomas, and Jess Shollenberger.

    • 52 min
    Ominous Pre-tingling: A discussion of “MJ Fan Letter” and “RSVP” by Terrance Hayes

    Ominous Pre-tingling: A discussion of “MJ Fan Letter” and “RSVP” by Terrance Hayes

    Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Simone White, Dixon Li, and Jo Park.

    • 52 min

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