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Lit from the Basement

Lit from the Basement

This is a podcast in which Professor Deulen introduces poetry to her irreverent husband, Max. Each show is a close reading of a single poem. They discuss it for a bit, allowing the conversation to take on a life of its own.

Recent Episodes

Show 049 "Yours" by Mary RobisonNovember 04, 2019 Episode artwork Show 048 "Photo of a Girl, 1988: Cyborg" by Faylita HicksOctober 21, 2019 Episode artwork Show 047 "A Wonderful Bird is the Pelican" by Dixon Lanier MerrittOctober 07, 2019 Episode artwork Show 046 "Things that Leave an Aching Feeling Inside" by Lee Ann RoripaughSeptember 16, 2019 Episode artwork Show 045 "Sensual Vocabulary" by Karyna McGlynnSeptember 02, 2019 Episode artwork 044 "Who Would I Show It To?" by Sally BallAugust 19, 2019 Episode artwork 043 "The Immigrants (Winter Wear)" by Rane ArroyoAugust 05, 2019 Episode artwork 042 "Unmailed Letter" by Joy HarjoJuly 15, 2019 Episode artwork 041 "Map" by Bruce SniderJuly 01, 2019 Episode artwork 040 "A Citizen" and "Immediate Song" by Don BogenMay 06, 2019 Episode artwork 039 "Something New" by Carmen Giménez SmithApril 29, 2019 Episode artwork 038 "Ambition" by Gary SotoApril 22, 2019 Episode artwork 037 "Lightening" by A. MolotkovApril 15, 2019 Episode artwork 036 "[but the rain is full of ghosts tonight]" by dawn lonsingerApril 08, 2019 Episode artwork 035 "Animals" by Frank O'HaraApril 01, 2019 Episode artwork 034 "The Romantic Lead" by Ian WilliamsMarch 25, 2019 Episode artwork 033 "The Soils I Have Eaten" by Aimee NezhukumatathilMarch 18, 2019 Episode artwork 032 "Dangerous for Girls" by Connie VoisineMarch 11, 2019 Episode artwork 031 "Cities in Dust" by Siouxsie and the BansheesMarch 04, 2019 Episode artwork 030 "The Same City" by Terrance HayesFebruary 25, 2019 Episode artwork 029 "The Cinnamon Peeler" by Michael OndaatjeFebruary 18, 2019 Episode artwork 028 "Litany" by Rebecca LindenbergFebruary 11, 2019 Episode artwork 027 "What Myth Is" by Carl PhillipsFebruary 04, 2019 Episode artwork 026 "Letter from New York" by Erika L. SánchezJanuary 28, 2019 Episode artwork 025 "Report from the Daughter of a Blue Planet" by Yona HarveyJanuary 21, 2019 Episode artwork