https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-qfgsq-10a92c0 Topic: Rita Dove Host: Shannon Poem: “American Smooth” and “Ludwig Von Beethoven’s Return To Vienna” Recorded: July 30, 2021 Rita Dove – Poems Discussed In part two of our discussion on American poet Rita Dove, Poetry Club relishes in her artistry, wonder word choices, and lament over the life portrayed of Beethoven. We discuss the useContinue reading “Poetry Club Talks…Rita Dove Part 2”
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Poetry Club Talks…Wallace Stevens poem The Snow Man
This week at Poetry Club we ask what Is poetry analysis? Poetry analysis is examining the independent elements of a poem to understand the literary work in its entirety. Poetry Club member Lynn will host the discussion on the poem “The Snow Man” by Wallace Stevens (1879 – 1955) and we analyze the heck out of it.
Poetry Club Talks…Lawrence Ferlinghetti Part 1
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-vswwh-fce29c Topic: Lawrence Ferlinghetti Host: Ron Poems: “I Am Waiting”, “The Changing Light”, “Natural History” Recorded: March 6, 2021 Ferlinghetti Poems Discussed This week Poetry Club Talks about the late Lawrence Ferlinghetti. We take a look at a few of his signature poems, discuss tone and form. Ron is the host. He shares these thoughts, “TheContinue reading “Poetry Club Talks…Lawrence Ferlinghetti Part 1”
Poetry Club Talks…Margaret Atwood Part 2
Poetry Club Talks podcast discusses Margaret ATwood’s poems “Passport” and poems 1, 3, 7 of “Plasticene Suite”
Poetry Club Talks…Composition Styles Part 3
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-pdth8-f5ebb1 Topic: Composition Methods Host: Ron Leatherbarrow Poems: “Housekeeper”, “River Ink”, “Her Hands” Recorded: December 19, 2020 In our final episode exploring personal styles of poetry composition, Shannon shares three poems written at different times, 2010, 2012, 2016, when her style shifted. Her background in broadcasting plays an unexpected role, not only in her composition but also inContinue reading “Poetry Club Talks…Composition Styles Part 3”
Poetry Club Talks…Louise Gluck Pt2
In Part 2 Poetry Club discusses Gluck’s poem “Parable of the Hostages”
Poetry Club Talks…Methods and Strategies for Composing
Recorded November 14th. Topics discussed include- the best time to write, motivation, chasing the muse, rhyme schemes, finding a voice.