Audio Archive

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2011: Coleman Barks reads Rumi

Poet and preeminent translator of the mystic poet Rumi, Coleman Barks reads from his translations of the poet and discusses the power of 13th and 14th century mystical Sufi poetry.

2011: Coleman Barks reads from Rumi’s The Masnavi

Coleman Barks reads an excerpt from his translation of Rumi’s long poem The Masnavi.

2010: A Mirror for the Twentieth Century: An Evening with Adonis (Full Audio)

Born in Syria in 1930, Adonis is one of the most revered and influential poets of the Arabic-speaking world.

2008: Kay Ryan reads ‘Expectations’

Kay Ryan reads her poem ‘Expectations’ as part of Poetic City: A Poets House Celebration.

Recorded in Nelson A. Rockefeller Park, June 18, 2008

2008: Kay Ryan reads ‘Atlas’

Kay Ryan reads her poem ‘Atlas’ as part of Poetic City: A Poets House Celebration.

Recorded in Nelson A. Rockefeller Park, June 18, 2008

2008: Kay Ryan reads ‘Stardust’

Kay Ryan reads her poem ‘Stardust’ as part of Poetic City: A Poets House Celebration.

Recorded in Nelson A. Rockefeller Park, June 18, 2008

2008: Kay Ryan reads ‘Reverse Drama’

Kay Ryan reads her poem ‘Reverse Drama’ as part of Poetic City: A Poets House Celebration.

Recorded in Nelson A. Rockefeller Park, June 18, 2008

2008: Kay Ryan reads ‘Green Behind the Ears’

Kay Ryan reads her poem ‘Green Behind the Ears’ as part of Poetic City: A Poets House Celebration.

Recorded in Nelson A. Rockefeller Park, June 18, 2008

2008: Kay Ryan ‘The Niagara River’

Kay Ryan reads the title poem from her collection The Niagara River as part of Poetic City: A Poets House Celebration.

2008: George Oppen Centennial Reading (Full Audio)

Readings by Stephen Cope, Thom Donovan, Norman Finkelstein, Peter Gizzi, E.