KUSP's Poetry Show

Poetry on Record, edited by Rebekah Presson Mosby


30-Poetry on recordOn the Poetry Show broadcast of February 16, 2014, host Dennis Morton introduced recordings of nine poems read by their authors, from the CD anthology Poetry on Record: 98 Poets Read Their Work (1888-2006). Following each recording, Dennis read the biographical comments accompanying each poem, written by compiler and editor Rebeka Presson Mosby. These are cuts 1-9 on Disc 4 of the 4-CD collection:

  1. Wonder, by Sharon Olds
  2. The Lost Pilot, by James Tate
  3. Puerto Rican Obituary (excerpt), by Pedro Pietri
  4. Oh-oh, Plutonium, by Anne Waldman
  5. The Fine Printing on the Label of a Bottle of Non-alcohol Beer, and
  6. The Sweat Lodge, by Adrian Louis
  7. Facing It, by Yusef Komunuakaa
  8. Logan Heights and the World, by Juan Felipe Herrera
  9. The Colonel, by Carolyn Fourche


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