“Poetry in Our Times: Protest and Pandemic” Conversation with Adrian Matejka
Poetry
“Poetry in Our Times: Protest and Pandemic” Conversation with Adrian Matejka

During the month of July, Indiana's Poet Laureate Matthew Graham will explore the themes of protest and pandemic with Hoosier poets. This week, he highlights Adrian Matejka's poem, "Affirmative Action."

July 28, 2020
“Poetry in Our Times: Protest and Pandemic” with Matthew Graham
Poetry
“Poetry in Our Times: Protest and Pandemic” with Matthew Graham

During the month of July, Indiana's Poet Laureate Matthew Graham will explore the themes of protest and pandemic with Hoosier poets. This week, he highlights one of his own poems, "Dispatches: The Chicago Race Riots, 1919."

July 22, 2020
“Poetry in Our Times: Protest and Pandemic” Conversation with Chantel Massey
Poetry
“Poetry in Our Times: Protest and Pandemic” Conversation with Chantel Massey

During the month of July, Indiana's Poet Laureate Matthew Graham will explore the themes of protest and pandemic with Hoosier poets. This week, he highlights Chantel Massey's poem, "Black Sheep (mule of the world)."

July 15, 2020
“Poetry in Our Times: Protest and Pandemic” Conversation with DeAnthony Carter
Poetry
“Poetry in Our Times: Protest and Pandemic” Conversation with DeAnthony Carter

During the month of July, Indiana's Poet Laureate Matthew Graham will explore the themes of protest and pandemic with Hoosier poets. This week, he highlights DeAnthony Carter's poem, "Broken Expectations."

July 8, 2020
Poetry in Our Time: Conversation with Susan Neville
National Poetry Month
Poetry in Our Time: Conversation with Susan Neville

For National Poetry Month, Indiana's Poet Laureate Matthew Graham offered a series of questions to today's Hoosier poets. This week, we bring you Susan Neville's reflection, "On Poetry and Music."

April 24, 2020
Poetry in Our Time: Conversation with Dan Wakefield
National Poetry Month
Poetry in Our Time: Conversation with Dan Wakefield

For National Poetry Month, Indiana's Poet Laureate Matthew Graham offered a series of questions to today's Hoosier poets. This week, we bring you Dan Wakefield's essay, "How Poetry Saved Me."

April 17, 2020
Poetry in Our Time: Conversation with Rosalie Moffett
National Poetry Month
Poetry in Our Time: Conversation with Rosalie Moffett

For National Poetry Month, Indiana's Poet Laureate Matthew Graham offered a series of questions to today's Hoosier poets. This week, we bring you Rosalie Moffett's reflections on how poetry helps readers, and writers, contend with their experiences of the world.

April 10, 2020
Poetry in Our Time: Conversation with Marianne Boruch
National Poetry Month
Poetry in Our Time: Conversation with Marianne Boruch

For National Poetry Month, Indiana's Poet Laureate Matthew Graham offered a series of questions to today's Hoosier poets. This week, we bring you Marianne Boruch's reflections on the power, and solace, to be found in poetry.

April 3, 2020