WFIU: The Poets Weave The Poets Weave is a weekly five-minute program of poetry reading hosted by local poet Romayne Rubinas Dorsey.
WFIU: The Poets Weave

WFIU: The Poets Weave

From WFIU

The Poets Weave is a weekly five-minute program of poetry reading hosted by local poet Romayne Rubinas Dorsey.

Most Recent Episodes

Weeping Forsythia

Anni Liu reads "Ars Poetica in a Dream Language," "Lian Qiao, Forsythia suspensa or weeping forsythia," and "Finding Fruit."

Happiness Lessons

Jasper Wirtshafter reads "In gender neutral bar bathroom" and "Happiness Lessons."

A Graduate Student Uses National Poetry Month To Consider...

Adam reads "April 7," "April 19" and haiku from "Image Journal."

A Graduate Student Uses National Poetry Month To Consider...

Where I Learned To Play With Fire

Jasper Wirtshafter reads "Snow Globe," "Where I learned to play with fire," "Beatrice," "The Clerk at the Birth Certificate Office," and "Free Coffee: Can I be ethically consumed by capitalism?"

Mother Bears, Our Golden Shovel

Adam reads "A Grad School Friend Chastises Me" and "Mother Bears, Our Golden Shovel."

Boob

Emily Bobo reads "Ode to My Mother and Our Little Breasts," "lying in the MRI like lying on a guillotine," "Postcard to my aunt who died of breast cancer," and "Our Lady of Wheat."

The Quiet Work

Jasper Wirtshafter reads "The quiet work," "Probably what love looks like," and "(Not) all men."

Conveyance

Adam reads "Conveyance," "Pseudo-Rondeau for a Prison Classroom," and "The Creature Notches Haiku on Tree Bark."

Normal

Emily Bobo reads "Normal," "What the Bones Said," and "Half-Hearted Ghazal at the Half-Way Point."

Biting The Rind

Christine Brandel reads "Biting the Rind," "The Worst Thing in the World That Could Have Happened," "The Beauty of Love," and "A Wife is a Hope Chest."

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