PRESENTED BY SARAH KANOWSKI AND DANIEL BROWNING,
SATURDAY AT 3.05 PM, REPEATED 9.05 PM THURSDAY.
3rd Kosovel – a feature on one of central Europe's major modernist poets, Srečko Kosovel.
10th Karen Solie – a meeting with Canadian poet, Karen Solie.
17th Michael Hamburger – a feature on this German-Jewish poet, translator and critic.
24th Stag’s Leap – Sharon Olds’s new collection which won the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for poetry.
31st As Far As I Know – English poet Roger McGough, now 75, reflects on a life in poetry.
12th Man at the Edge of the World – an encounter on Bruny Island with poet and translator,
* No Saturday broadcast due to Brisbane Writers’ Festival special.
14th Pantun/Pantoum – coinciding with the Oz Asia festival, a feature on this Malaysian poetic form and its contemporary Australian exponents.
21st Kevin Brophy: New and Selected – a meeting with Melbourne poet, Kevin Brophy.
28th Round the Nation – new Australian poetry publications from around the country.
5th The Compleat Angler – an anthology of Australian and international fishing poems.
12th Neither Red Flags Nor Peach Blossom – Ouyang Yu guides us through post- revolutionary verse to what is happening right now in Chinese poetry.
19th Demolition – we continue to explore the latest in Chinese poetry.
26th The Australian Popular Song Book – Alan Wearne’s poems inspired by popular Australian songs from the 1880s to the 1980s.
For further details please contact the producers of Poetica
Mike Ladd (08) 8343 4928 Justine Sloane-Lees (03) 9626 1656
Or visit POETICA website at: http://abc.net.au/