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Airs at: Mon, 07/15/2024 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
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Every 2nd and 3rd Monday of the month from 10:00pm to 11:00pm. 

 

Poetry, spoken arts, prose

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Talking Earth redux: July 12, 2021

Airs at: Mon, 07/08/2024 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
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Tonight's edition of  Talking Earth airs a show from July 2021 in honor of Walt Curtis' birthday. Slightly edited, but with Walt discussing 4th of July, the history of Oregon City, and a heatwave that happened that year. Board-op Patrick Bocarde adds a poem bemoaning the su... Read more

Talking Earth: Leanne Grabel, David Abel

Airs at: Mon, 06/17/2024 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
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This week's Talking Earth, hosted by dan raphael, features local writers Leanne Grabel an David Abel. They're fantastic, you need to hear them. Better to also see them but this is radio. dan raphael reads poems by Yesenia Montilla, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Allen Ginsberg and ... Read more

Talking Earth: This Show Will Only Be Heard in its Entirety Online

Airs at: Mon, 06/10/2024 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
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This show can only be heard in its entirety online. A smorgasbord of spoken word: Walt Curtis talking about a zine he made for the Rose Festival, host Patrick Bocarde reading an old terrible poem about the Portland Pose Festival, recordings of poets who influenced the host,... Read more

Talking Earth with Laura Winter, Flavia Rocha and Jennifer Perrine

Airs at: Mon, 05/20/2024 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
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Tonight's edition ofTalking Earth, hosted by dan raphael, features Portland poets Laura Winter, Flavia Rocha and Jennifer Perrine. dan will also read a couple poems by non-Portland poets.  Laura Winter is the author of poetry collections, broadsides and performance project... Read more

Talking Earth: Colin Keating

Airs at: Mon, 05/13/2024 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
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Tonight's edition of Talking Earth features local poet Colin Keating. Host Patrick Bocarde and Keating discuss formal poetry, Dante's Divine Comedy, Colin's poetic influences, extreme metal, and of course, the Roman Empire. Keating also reads poems from his collection Dog T... Read more

Talking Earth: Judith Montgomery, Charity Yoro and Dion O'Reilly

Airs at: Mon, 04/15/2024 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
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This episode of KBOO's The Talking Earth, hosted by dan raphael, features poets Judith Montgomery, Charity Yoro and Dion O'Reilly. dan will also read poems by Jesse Bernstein and Howard McCord.  Judith H. Montgomery’s poems appear in the Gyroscope, Poet Lore, and Epiphany,... Read more

Talking Earth: Bigfoot Regional Poetry Slam Festival Co-Founders

Airs at: Mon, 04/08/2024 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
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Tonight's edition of Talking Earth features three of the co-founders of the Bigfoot Regional Poetry Slam Festival: Julia Gaskill, Stephen Meads and Jane Belinda. The Festival will happen in downtown Portland this coming June, with events at Powells and the downtown Multnoma... Read more

Talking Earth: Michael McDowell, Brittney Corrigan and Zaji Cox

Airs at: Mon, 03/18/2024 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
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On tonight's edition of Talking Earth, host dan raphael welcomes local writers Michael McDowell, Brittney Corrigan and Zaji Cox. dan will also read a couple poems by Elisa Gonzalez and Maggie Smith.  Michael McDowell has published two books of poetry, The Hundred-Year House... Read more

Talking Earth: Notes and Motes Live 2024, featuring Casey Bush

Airs at: Mon, 03/11/2024 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
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Tonight's edition of Talking Earth features one and a half live sets of the jazz poetry outfit Notes and Motes, with Casey Bush on poetry, Michael Vlatkovich on trombone, Shao Way Wu on bass, and Chris Lee on percussion. Recorded live at Rose City Book Pub in February. The ... Read more

Talking Earth: Emily Ransdell, Brian S. Ellis, Dan Raphael

Airs at: Mon, 02/19/2024 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
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This month's featured poets are Emily Ransdell, Brian Stephen Ellis, and your host, dan raphael.  dan will probably read another poet or two.  Emily Ransdell is the author of One Finch Singing, winner of the 2022 Lewis Award from Concrete Wolf Press. Her work has appeared i... Read more