Prosody is WYEP's weekly show featuring the work of poets and writers. Each week, hosts Jan Beatty and Ellen Wadey sit down with writers as they read and discuss their fiction, poetry and non-fiction. Prosody has been a weekly show on WYEP since the early 90's.
Prosody: Prosody - Michael Adams
Michael Adams's latest book is Steel Valley (Lummox Press 2010). He has five earlier books of poetry and essays including Whistleblowers and Broken Hand Peak (Turkey Buzzard Press 2009, 2008). He is the winner of the 2007 Mark Fischer Poetry Prize.
Prosody: Prosody - Aaron Smith
Aaron Smith is the author of Blue on Blue Ground, winner of the 2004 Agnes Lynch Starrett Prize, and a chapbook of poems, Men in Groups. A new collection of poems, Appetite, is forthcoming in 2012.
Prosody: Prosody - Celeste Gainey
Celeste Gainey's chapbook manuscript In the land of speculation & seismography is the runner-up for the 2010 Robin Becker Chapbook Prize awarded by Seven Kitchens Press. Her poems have been anthologized in Long Island Sounds and Writing Outside The Lines.
Prosody: Prosody - Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon
Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon is the author of ]Open Interval[, the 2009 National Book Award Finalist, Poetry, and Black Swan, winner of the 2001 Cave Canem Poetry Prize, both published by the University of Pittsburgh Press.
Prosody: Prosody - Sherrie Flick
Sherrie Flick is the author of Reconsidering Happiness (University of Nebraska Press). A recipient of a Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Fellowship, her work has been published in places including Nortons anthology Flash Fiction Forward.
Prosody: Prosody - Denise Duhamel
Denise Duhamel is the author of many books, most recently Ka-Ching! (U. of Pittsburgh, 2009) and Two and Two (2005). She won a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship and has been anthologized widely, including four volumes of The Best American Poetry.