Poetry LecturesAuthor: Poetry Foundation
19 Oct 2018

Poetry Lectures

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Talks given by notable scholars and critics on poets, poetry, and their intersections with other art forms. Features recordings from historic archives and live events.

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    Malena Mörling and Jonas Ellström: International Poets in Conversation

    Malena Mörling and Jonas Ellerström discuss Swedish poetry and the challenges of translation, and they read some poems in both Swedish and English from their anthology, The Star By My Head.

  • Posted on 23 Nov 2015

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    Harris Khalique: International Poets in Conversation

    Christopher Merrill speaks with Harris Khalique about literary traditions in Pakistan, the cultural influences of different cities, and the important role of women in Pakistani literature.


  • Posted on 03 Nov 2015

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    Matthew Shenoda: International Poets in Conversation

    Kwame Dawes speaks with Matthew Shenoda about Shenoda's poetry and identity as an Egyptian American, and the poetry of the African diaspora.

  • Posted on 20 Feb 2014

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    Gabeba Baderoon: International Poets in Conversation

    South African poet Gabeba Baderoon speaks with Matthew Shenoda about poetry and apartheid in South Africa.

  • Posted on 11 Dec 2013

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    Les Murray: International Poets in Conversation

    American poet Kevin Young talks to Les Murray about Australian poetry and culture.

  • Posted on 19 Nov 2013

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