Poetry

Craig Childs

In addition to celebrating one year at the Temporary this weekend, the Arts Campus at Willits is also premiering Summer Solace, a multi-media, story-telling performance with adventure author Craig Childs. Craig joined Raleigh on Express Yourself to talk about the event.

Meta Sarmiento, a National Poetry Slam semifinalist and winner of Spoken Word for the World, talks with KDNK about his free poetry workshop "Mahal" at the Basalt Library on Friday July 27th at 10AM, as well as the poetry slam he's hosting at The Temporary in Basalt on Wednesday July 25th. His latest book of poems is "Tie Your Shoes Kid" and his debut hip hop album is "Apt 207." 

Alya Howe, artistic director of performing arts organization Under Alya's Umbrella, talks about the Poetry Market this Sunday July 22nd at 8pm at Wheeler Opera House in Aspen.  

Check out this new program produced at KDNK studios by DJ Hill and Bob Hill. The Saturday March 24th  edition of  The Poet's Register features the poem "New Stanzas for Amazing Grace" by Allen Ginsberg.

Check out the second pilot of a new program produced at KDNK studios, by DJ Hill and Bob Hill. Today's edition of The Poet's Register features the poem "Letter Beginning with Two Lines by Czeslaw Milosz" by Matthew Olzmann, and original music by John Hatanka.

 

Check out this new pilot program produced right here at KDNK, by DJ Hill and Bob Hill. Today's edition of The Poet's Register features the poem "Saint Francis and the Sow" by Galway Kinnell, and original music by John Hatanaka. 

Music Meeting IV featuring music from Xanthe Alexis, Bombay Royale and Clozee. And Rosemerry Wahtola Trommer surprises and delights wtih her poetry and her personality.

It's always fun to talk with Rosemerry, the Western Slope Poet Laureate. This chat comes complete with a mindblowing surprise ending. Rosemerry offers a workshop today at the Basalt Regional Library along with James Nave, presented by Under Alya's Umbrella. Check out Rosemerry's website here.