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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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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.

    The Point of Poetry

    The Point of Poetry

    Matthew Zapruder on dreams, silence, and smoking with Brodsky.

    How to Triumph Like a Girl

    How to Triumph Like a Girl

    Ada Limón is done with hiding in poems.

    A Presence in the Sky

    A Presence in the Sky

    Fanny Howe gives away the secret to being cavalier and brave.

    The Garden We Share

    The Garden We Share

    Ross Gay finds joy in life that outlives us.

    After Fear and Raging

    After Fear and Raging

    Toi Derricotte on feeling part of something bigger.

    Hope in Odd Places

    Hope in Odd Places

    Sally Wen Mao reanimates the past.

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