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 #59: On Emily Dickinson's "Much Madness is divinest Sense," with Jake Marmer
ModPoMinute #58: On Larry Eigner's "From the Sustaining Air," with Elizabeth Willis and Peter Gizzi
ModPoMinute #57: On Vincent Katz's "On the Subway," with Anna Safford
ModPoMinute #56: On Rosmarie Waldrop's "The Round World," with Laynie Browne & Kate Colby
ModPoMinute #55: On Emily Dickinson's "A Man may make a Remark," with the ModPo TAs
ModPoMinute #54: On Wallace Stevens's "Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird"
ModPoMinute #53: On Sophia Naz's "Bomb"
ModPoMinute #52: On Walt Whitman's "I Hear it was Charged Against Me," with Kate Colby
ModPoMinute #51: On Gertrude Stein's "Water Raining"
ModPoMinute #50: On Ron Padgett's "The Nail," with Sophia Naz
ModPoMinute #49: On Aldon Nielsen's "44.1"
ModPoMinute #48: On Bill Berkson's "Dress Trope," with Philip Good