Got five minutes for a poem? Surely you do! Each weekly episode of ModPoMinute features an improvised conversation about one poem in just five minutes. Join Al Filreis and Anna Strong Safford as they encounter both a thoughtful colleague and a compelling poem. ModPoMinute is hosted by the free & open online course called “ModPo” and is sponsored by the Kelly Writers House in Philadelphia.
ModPoMinute #78: On Solmaz Sharif's "Planetarium," with Amber Rose Johnson
ModPoMinute #77: On Emily Dickinson's "Volcanoes be in Sicily," with Amber Rose Johnson
ModPoMinute #76: On George Bowering's "The World, I Guess"
ModPoMinute #75: On John Yau's "Broken Sonnet," with Timothy Yu
ModPoMinute #74: On Roy Miki's "Go Figure," with Larissa Lai
ModPoMinute #73: On Rosa Alcalá's "Undocumentary," with David Colon
ModPoMinute #72: On Emily Dickinson's "I felt a Funeral, in my Brain," with Cristanne Miller
ModPoMinute #71: On Craig Dworkin's The Pine-Woods Notebook, with Danny Snelson
ModPoMinute #70: On Wallace Stevens's "Gray Room," at the Huntingdon Library
ModPoMinute #69: On Eileen Myles's "On the Death of Robert Lowell," with Anna Strong Safford
ModPoMinute #68: On Amiri Baraka's "How You Sound??," with Doug Kearney
ModPoMinute #67: On Anne Sexton's "Housewife," with Anna Strong Safford