Welcome to Poetry Spoken Here

Poetry Spoken Here is a podcast series from host Charlie Rossiter and producer/technical director, Jack Rossiter-Munley. In it, we explore how poetry comes to life when read. Episodes feature interviews with poets, segments about the impact of performed poetry, and examinations of poets and poetic themes of the past and present.

New episodes 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."

Current & Upcoming shows:

November 18--Alifair Skebe from Albany, New York, explains the subtleties of elliptical poetry and provides a few examples from her just-published book, Thin Matter. Host Charlie Rossiter discusses poet laureate Rita Dove's recently published, Complete Poems: 1974-2004.

December 2--NYC poet Mason Granger reads poems and talks about performance as well as the program he''ll be hosting at the Bowery Poetry Club starting in January. Host Charlie Rossiter talks about Billy Collins' new book, The Rain in Portugal.