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WXXI Poetry Moments 2018 with BOA Editions

Happy National Poetry Month! BOA Editions is excited to once again partner with WXXI—Rochester's very own public radio station—to celebrate National Poetry Month with a special series of "Poetry Moments" this April.

These 2-3 minute segments will feature twelve of our favorite poems read by BOA's staff, board members, and friends. "Poetry Moments" will be broadcast throughout the week April 9–20 and will air at 12:20pm on Classical 91.5; at 2:38pm on AM 1370; and at 9:20am on WRUR Different Radio. You can also listen to the full list of recordings online anytime, anywhere.

Here's a full list of poems being read on-air this month:

"Self-Portrait As So Much Potential" by Chen Chenread by Peter Conners

"Sentimental Education" by Louis Simpsonread by Grant Holcomb

"Insomniac in Spring" by Christine Kitano, read by Daphne Morrisey

"Two Pianos" by Charles Raffertyread by Jack Langerak

"Recognitions" by Stephen Dobynsread by Boo Poulin

"Gaman" by Christine Kitano, read by Bill Waddell

"Origin of Glass" by Marcelo Hernandez Castilloread by Jonathan Everitt

"His Burning Cloud" by Marsha de la Oread by Jeff Clark

"satchmo" by Lucille Cliftonread by Jack Garner

"On the Island where I come from" by Nin Andrewsread by Bernadette Catalana

"The Second O of Sorrow" by Sean Thomas Dougherty, read by Sandi Henschel

"Self-Portrait as the Man I’ve Become" by Craig Morgan Teicher, read by Brian Wood

Happy National Poetry Month!

Celebrate poetry with BOA Editions this National Poetry Month! Save 40% on all BOA titles using promo code BOAPOETRY18, and stock up on new and favorite poetry titles for your family and friends!

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