Poetry Spoken Here
The brainchild of poet Charlie Rossiter and his son, Jack Rossiter-Munley. Poetry Spoken Here is an online resource for the finest poetry, read and performed.
About CHarlie Rossiter, Host
Charlie Rossiter has a long history of writing and promoting poetry. In Albany, NY in the 1990s, he was host/producer of Poetry Motel a local television program that featured poets being interviewed and reading from their work, which ran for over 100 episodes. In 2000 he co-founded and hosted www.poetrypoetry.com a website that features poetry reviews, commentary, and live recordings of poems by the poets who wrote them. He spearheaded an all-day poetry reading on the grounds of the Washington Monument in Washington, DC, and has organized events for 100,000 Poets For Change. Charlie is also a columnist for the Bennington Banner where he has a weekly poetry column. Charlie has been awarded an NEA fellowship for poetry, and his books are available at www.foothillspublishing.com where descriptions and sample poems may be perused.
ABOUT Jack ROSSITER-Munley, Producer/Technical Director
Jack Rossiter-Munley is a paralegal by day and a freelance writer/editor/podcaster by night. On any given day he can be found editing podcasts, creating original music, or playing tennis. In addition to his work with Poetry Spoken Here, he is also the editor-in-chief for trolltennis.com and the host of the New Books in National Security podcast. Jack assembles each podcast and provides the music heard on Poetry Spoken Here. He also maintains Poetry Spoken Here's ever-growing digital presence and co-hosts Close Talking, Poetry Spoken Here's sister-podcast and Party Bard, a Shakespeare podcast..
about kate kaplan, visual arts director
Kate Kaplan is a photographer with deep roots in Chicago where she founded and owns Kate Kaplan Photography. Her work includes fine art, wedding, portrait, and lifestyle photography. To see more of her work, visit www.katekaplanphoto.com.