Slate's weekly Poetry Podcast.

Slate's weekly poem, read by the author.
Feb. 23 2010 7:26 AM

The Slate Poetry Podcast

Your favorite poets read their work to you.

Now you can listen to Slate poetry wherever you go. Below, browse Slate's weekly lineup of new and renewed work by leading poets, selected by Robert Pinsky and read to you by the author. Or subscribe to Slate's Poetry Podcast feed on iTunes and carry the poems with you.
.

Dec. 29, 2009: "Asleep in Jesus at Rest," by Henri Cole. Click the arrow on the audio player to hear Henri Cole read the poem, or download the recording here.

Dec. 22, 2009: "A Christmas Carol, Sung to the King in the Presence at White-Hall," by Robert Herrick. Click the arrow on the audio player to hear Robert Pinsky read the poem, or download the recording here.

Dec. 15, 2009: "Morphine," by Mira Rosenthal. Click the arrow on the audio player to hear Mira Rosenthal read the poem, or download the recording here.

Advertisement

Dec. 8, 2009: "Dead Mother," by Henri Cole. Click the arrow on the audio player to hear Henri Cole read the poem, or download the recording here.

Dec. 1, 2009: "An Ode to Himself," by Ben Jonson. Click the arrow on the audio player to hear Robert Pinsky read the poem, or download the recording here.

Dec. 1, 2009: "Upon M. Ben Jonson, Epig.," by Robert Herrick. Click the arrow on the audio player to hear Robert Pinsky read the poem, or download the recording here.

Nov. 24, 2009: "Funeral," by Rosanna Warren. Click the arrow on the audio player to hear Rosanna Warren read the poem, or download the recording here.

Nov. 17, 2009: "Consciousness," by Ellen Wehle. Click the arrow on the audio player to hear Ellen Wehle read the poem, or download the recording here.

Nov. 10, 2009: "Daily Threads," by Wyn Cooper. Click the arrow on the audio player to hear Wyn Cooper read the poem, or download the recording here.

Nov. 3, 2009: "Adam's Curse," by William Butler Yeats. Click the arrow on the audio player to hear Robert Pinsky read the poem, or download the recording here.

Oct. 27, 2009: "Thoreau's Beans," by David Roderick. Click the arrow on the audio player to hear David Roderick read the poem, or download the recording here.

Oct. 20, 2009: "The Horses," by Rachel Richardson. Click the arrow on the audio player to hear Rachel Richardson read the poem, or download the recording here.

Oct. 13, 2009: "Goose Flesh," by Tim Liardet. Click the arrow on the audio player to hear Tim Liardet read the poem, or download the recording here.

Oct. 6, 2009: Excerpt from "Jubilate Agno," by Christopher Smart. Click the arrow on the audio player to hear Robert Pinsky read the poem, or download the recording here.

Sept. 29, 2009: "Elegy for Miss Calico," by Frank Gallimore. Click the arrow on the audio player to hear Frank Gallimore read the poem, or download the recording here.

Sept. 22, 2009: "Dissolving," by Barry Goldensohn. Click the arrow on the audio player to hear Barry Goldensohn read the poem, or download the recording here.

Sept. 15, 2009: "Their Old Knives," by W.S. Di Piero. Click the arrow on the audio player to hear W.S. Piero read the poem, or download the recording here.

Browse Slate's previous Poetry Podcasts from fall 2008, spring 2009, and summer 2009.

.

.

.

TODAY IN SLATE

Politics

Meet the New Bosses

How the Republicans would run the Senate.

The Government Is Giving Millions of Dollars in Electric-Car Subsidies to the Wrong Drivers

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Cheez-Its. Ritz. Triscuits.

Why all cracker names sound alike.

Friends Was the Last Purely Pleasurable Sitcom

The Eye

This Whimsical Driverless Car Imagines Transportation in 2059

Medical Examiner

Did America Get Fat by Drinking Diet Soda?  

A high-profile study points the finger at artificial sweeteners.

The Afghan Town With a Legitimately Good Tourism Pitch

A Futurama Writer on How the Vietnam War Shaped the Series

  News & Politics
Photography
Sept. 21 2014 11:34 PM People’s Climate March in Photos Hundreds of thousands of marchers took to the streets of NYC in the largest climate rally in history.
  Business
Business Insider
Sept. 20 2014 6:30 AM The Man Making Bill Gates Richer
  Life
Quora
Sept. 20 2014 7:27 AM How Do Plants Grow Aboard the International Space Station?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 19 2014 4:58 PM Steubenville Gets the Lifetime Treatment (And a Cheerleader Erupts Into Flames)
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Sept. 21 2014 1:15 PM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 5  A spoiler-filled discussion of "Time Heist."
  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 21 2014 2:00 PM Colin Farrell Will Star in True Detective’s Second Season
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 19 2014 6:31 PM The One Big Problem With the Enormous New iPhone
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 22 2014 5:30 AM MAVEN Arrives at Mars
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.