Poetry

Ken Nordine Tribute

Airs at: Mon, 03/04/2019 at 11:00pm - Tue, 03/05/2019 at 12:00am
Produced for Radio Lost and Found
Radio Lost & Found's Rich L. with a salute to the Word Jazz master Ken Nordine, who left us last month. Ironically, I have no words, but will do my best to fill the hour with lots of classic and rare Ken Nordine recordings. Stare with your ears! Read more

Interview with Wendy Willis

Airs at: Mon, 02/25/2019 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for Poetry and Everything
Wendy Willis is the author of two books of poems and a collection of essays.  She is the Founder and Director of Oregon’s Kitchen Table, a program of the National Policy Consensus Center in the Hatfield School of Government at Portland State University, and the Executive Di... Read more

Dan Encarnacion

Airs at: Mon, 03/04/2019 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for Wider Window Poetry
March: An interview with Dan Encarnacion and reading from Langston Hughes Read more

KBOO News In Depth: Wendy Willis

Airs at: Mon, 02/11/2019 at 5:30pm - 6:00pm
Produced for News In Depth
Our In Depth guest today is Wendy Willis, author of the new essay collection, These Are Strange Times, My Dear: Field Notes from the Republic, from Counterpoint Press. Wendy is a Portland-based writer, poet, and lawyer. She’s published two books of poetry, and her work has... Read more

Buscando America on 02/12/19

Airs at: Tue, 02/12/2019 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
Un día como hoy pero de 1984, Julio Cortázar murió en Paris. Escucha una de las mejores entrevistas que le hicieran al maestro de lo fantástico. Legisladores abren la discusión para nuevas reglas que informen sobre los riesgos para la salud debido a las tecnologías inalámb... Read more

Street Roots Poetry Spotlight Episode One

Airs at: Sat, 01/12/2019 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Created and hosted by Jaison Kirk, this podcast showcases Street Roots poets and vendors from around Portland. Read more

Street Roots Poetry Spotlight

  Hosted by Jaison Kirk, this podcast showcases Street Roots poets and vendors from around Portland. Read more

Poet Emily Jungmin Yoon

Airs at: Fri, 01/25/2019 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Pacific Underground
Emily Jungmin Yoon is a Korean Canadian poet who wrestles with history. Producers Jake and Sara join Emily to talk about her debut full-length poetry collection, A Cruelty Special to Our Species which explores the history of Korean “comfort women” during World War II. Throu... Read more

Fruit Geode

Airs at: Thu, 02/14/2019 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Between the Covers
  How does a body do what it does: make love, mistakes, create life, exist after life; how does a body evolve, celebrate, regret, reconsider its big and small moments: these are the passionate concerns of Alicia Rabins’ Fruit Geode, a book that I could not stop reading onc... Read more

Interview with Kristin Berger

Airs at: Mon, 01/28/2019 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for Poetry and Everything
Kristin Berger is the author of four poetry collections: Echolocation (Cirque Press, 2018), How Light Reaches Us (Aldrich Press, 2016), For the Willing (Finishing Line Press, 2008), and Refugia, forthcoming from Persian Pony Press in 2019.  From 2009-2011, she served on th... Read more