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Talking Earth: The Places That Died, Died

Airs at: Mon, 06/20/2022 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
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Tonight's edition of Talking Earth has a theme, based on host Patrick Bocarde's unfinished poem "The Places That Died, Died."  When he first wrote the piece and performed it, little did he know that his own workplace, the Everyday Music on Sandy Blvd, would join Cameron's B... Read more

Talking Earth: June 13, 2022 with Walt Curtis

Airs at: Mon, 06/13/2022 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
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Tonight's edition of Talking Earth features local poet and host Walt Curtis musing on the Portland Rose Festival, Starlight Parade and Gay Pride, and the history of each.  Board-op Patrick Bocarde occasionally chimes in as well. Read more

Talking Earth: Emmett Wheatfall, Mark Sargent and Mike G

Airs at: Mon, 05/16/2022 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
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A spring drive edition of The Talking Earth with poet Emmett, Wheatfall, Mark Sargent and Mike G. Host dan raphael may throw in another poem or three. Emmett Wheatfall lives in Portland where he reads, writes, records, publishes, and performs poetry. Fernwood Press, an impr... Read more

Talking Earth: April 18, 2022

Airs at: Mon, 04/18/2022 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
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Tonight's edition of Talking Earth originally aired on February 15, 2021.  Barbara LaMorticella talks about the legendary black San Francisco beatnik poet Bob Kaufman, joined by Zoom with editor, publisher and Kaufman friend Ray Foye,  in poetry, reading and discussion.   Read more

Talking Earth: April 11, 2022 with Walt Curtis

Airs at: Mon, 04/11/2022 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
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Tonight's edition of Talking Earth features local poet and host Walt Curtis, who talks about George Orwell's 1984 and Aldous Huxley's Brave New World, and their relevance in today's United States.  Allen Ginsberg, Joan Baez and John Lennon voice their wishes and complaints ... Read more

Talking Earth March 21, 2022: Baskin, Berger, Runciman

Airs at: Mon, 03/21/2022 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
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Welcome spring with far-ranging local poets Amy Baskin, Lex Runciman and Kristin Berger. Host dan raphael will also read a couple poems by Amiya Bashir, Donald Dunbar and himself.   Amy Baskin’s work is currently featured in Kai Coggin’s Wednesday Night Poetry, Pirene’s Fo... Read more

Talking Earth: International Women's Day 2022, with Director/Poet Sabrina Guitart

Airs at: Mon, 03/14/2022 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
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This edition of Talking Earth aired on March 14, 2022.  Walt Curtis rhapsodizes on the meaning of International Women's Day, and reads several of his poems.  Director of Salmon Poet Sabrina Guitart shares some music and poetry from Europe through the miracle of modern techn... Read more

Talking Earth: January 17, 2022: Justin Rigamonti, Katherine Factor and Doug Marx

Airs at: Mon, 01/17/2022 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
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This episode of The Talking Earth features local poets Justin Rigamonti, Katherine Factor and Doug Marx.  Dan Raphael hosts, and reads several poems as well. Justin Rigamonti teaches writing at PNCA and Portland Community College, where he serves as the Program Coordinator ... Read more

Talking Earth January 10, 2021 with Walt Curtis

Airs at: Mon, 01/10/2022 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
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Tonight's edition of Talking Earth features Walt Curtis discussing poet Kenneth Patchen, while playing selections from the Folkways album Kenneth Patchen Reads with Jazz in Canada.  Board-op Patrick Bocarde reads a poem from Pulitzer Prize winner Frank Bidart and one of his... Read more

Talking Earth with Poets Jane Belinda, Julia Gaskill and Stephen Meads

Airs at: Mon, 12/20/2021 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
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Tonight's edition of Talking Earth will be a slamcentric one, with local poets, Jane Belinda, Julia Gaskill and Stephen Meads involved in the Portland Poetry Slam scene.   Jane Belinda is the current Slammaster for the Portland Poetry Slam.  They have competed nationally i... Read more