Welcome to Poetry Spoken Here

Poetry Spoken Here is a podcast series from host Charlie Rossiter and producer/technical director, Jack Rossiter-Munley. Episodes feature interviews with poets, and examinations of poets and poetic themes of the past and present.

Poetry Spoken Here can be found on iTunes, stitcher, and soundcloud. To stay up to date with the latest Poetry Spoken Here has to offer, be sure to head over to iTunes (or wherever you get your podcasts) and subscribe! If you like what you hear, leave us a review -- that's a great way for us to find more listeners.

New episodes of Poetry Spoken Here are posted on the 1st and 3rd Friday of each month. You can listen to previous podcasts and other exclusive audio in our "Podcast Archive." You can like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and you can write us with your thoughts on past shows or with suggestions for future programs at poetryspokenhere@gmail.com.

Recent & Upcoming Episodes:

August 2: Robin Chapman Featured and Richard Roe Remembered

Wisconsin poet Robin Chapman shares her poetry and talks about writing in Banff. In the second part of the show, host Charlie Rossiter offers a remembrance of Richard Roe who recently passed.

August 9: Jericho Brown Reading at the Unamuno Author Festival

Jericho Brown has won a Guggenheim fellowship, invented a poetic form, and had his poems featured in The Bennington Review, The New Yorker, and the Paris Review among others. His latest collection The Tradition was released earlier this year to wide praise. This reading was part of an evening celebrating of the 25th anniversary of the Civitella Ranieri retreat program.

Check out Close Talking!

In November of 2016, we launched a second podcast Close Talking, a show that dives deep into individual works of poetry. New episodes post on the 2nd and 4th Friday of of each month. Close Talking will be featured on a panel of literary podcasts at the 2019 Association of Writers and Writing Programs conference in Portland, Oregon. The show is hosted by Poetry Spoken Here producer, Jack Rossiter-Munley and his good friend Connor Stratton. Just like Poetry Spoken Here, Close Talking is available on iTunes, stitcher, and soundcloud.