Spotlight

“To Be in Love” by Gwendolyn Brooks

Poems read aloud, beautifully

by Amanda Holmes | Friday, December 14, 2018

Asturias Days

Una y No Más

by Clellan Coe | Friday, December 14, 2018

Measure by Measure

The World Becomes a Dream, the Dream Becomes a World

Wolfgang Rihm’s Astralis

by Sudip Bose | Thursday, December 13, 2018

View from Rue Saint-Georges

Taking It to the Streets

Darkness descends on the City of Light

by Thomas Chatterton Williams | Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Next Line, Please

The Life of Words

by David Lehman | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Portrait of the Artist

Amy Genser

Paper Patterns

by Noelani Kirschner | Monday, December 10, 2018

Smarty Pants Podcast

The Microscopic House Guest

Coming to terms with the abundance of life in our homes

by Stephanie Bastek | Friday, December 07, 2018

Read Me a Poem

“Church Going” by Philip Larkin

Poems read aloud, beautifully

by Amanda Holmes | Friday, December 07, 2018

Asturias Days

Puentes and Acueductos

by Clellan Coe | Friday, December 07, 2018

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Alaska After the Quake

You can only rebuild so much

by Miranda Weiss | Thursday, December 06, 2018
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Amanda Holmes reads Gwendolyn Brooks’s poem, “To Be in Love.” Have a suggestion for a poem? Email us: podcast@theamericanscholar.org. If we select your entry, you’ll win a copy of a poetry collection edited by David Lehman. This episode was produced by Stephanie Bastek and features the song “Canvasback” by Chad Crouch.

Incarcerating the Innocent

By Lara Bazelon

An excerpt from Lara Bazelon’s examination of wrongful imprisonment
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