Poetry Off the Shelf

By Poetry Foundation

What's Poetry Off the Shelf about?

Producer Curtis Fox explores the diverse world of contemporary American poetry with readings by poets, interviews with critics, and short poetry documentaries. Nothing is off limits, and nobody is taken too seriously.

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Our New Reality


Quarantined with kids, Zoom chats, and stranded abroad: eight poets on what life is like for them these days.

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