May 24, 2023
In Episode 8 of Multi-Verse, poet India Lena González reads and discusses her poem “ACT ! pose with fingers as though cigarette (puff puff).” In a conversation with host Evangeline Riddiford Graham, González explores writing as choreography, the politics of casting, and the exhilaration and exhaustion of...
Nov 29, 2022
In Episode 7 of Multi-Verse, poet William Archila reads and
discusses his poem “Northern Triangle Dissected” with host
Evangeline Graham, in a conversation about the migration stories of
unaccompanied minors, the legacy of the Central American Crisis,
and using metaphor to convey psychology.
Oct 25, 2022
In Episode 6 of Multi-Verse, poet CM Burroughs reads her trio of
“Dear Liver” poems and discusses themes of grief, agency, and
questioning one’s faith with host Evangeline Riddiford Graham.
Read CM Burroughs’s “Dear Liver” poems in her second collection, Master Suffering (Tupelo Press, 2021), here:
Sep 30, 2022
In Episode 5 of Multi-Verse, poet Amanda Gunn reads her poem
“What You Meant” and discusses its themes of love, grief, and
memory—and the pleasurable possibilities of rhyme and iambic
meter—with host Evangeline Riddiford Graham.
Learn more about Amanda Gunn and her forthcoming debut collection, Things I Didn't...
Sep 1, 2022
In Episode 4 of Multi-Verse, poet Gregory Kan reads and discusses poetry from his book Under Glass with host Evangeline Riddiford Graham. This conversation explores world-building, how to approach the experience of trauma in text, what humans have that artificial intelligence doesn’t, and how much information is...