poetry

poetry

Do you haiku? John Lederach shares 12 haiku based on a three-day dialogue with Krista Tippett and others. These conversational poems capture the tension, promise, and paradox of moral action and meaningful language.

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Replace notes with words and you might say that reading Miller is similar to Mingus "thinking on a piano."

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How we arrived at choosing the late Lucille Clifton's "won't you celebrate with me" — with video.

A passage from Letters to a Young Poet cited by Novogratz.

These vids from BBC's "Poetry Season" bring Byron and Blake to life — through punk rock and a soccer presser? Absolutely riveting!

A reflection on the different interpretations of a single poem and how one man's experience of suffering affects his reading of "Le Vase Brisé" ("The Broken Vase").

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A preview of one of the beautiful poems read by Alicia Partnoy for this program.

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