Colorado Review Podcast

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Become a subscriber to the Colorado Review podcast! Just search “Colorado Review” in Apple Podcasts or the iTunes store. Episodes are listed below. Enjoy!

Latest Episode

October 2021 Podcast: In Conversation with Danny Thiemann

October 15, 2021

  In this episode of the Colorado Review Podcast, host Lilia Shrayfer sits down with Danny Thiemann to discuss his story “One Bad Night in San José, Costa Rica,” forthcoming in the Colorado Review‘s Fall/Winter 2021 issue. This story was awarded the 2021 Nelligan Prize for Short Fiction by final judge T. Geronimo Johnson. Thiemann […]

Past Episodes

November 2019 Podcast: Darcie Dennigan

November 30, 2019

In this month’s episode, podcast hosts Evan Senie and Daniel Schonning interview poet, playwright, and novelist Darcie Dennigan. They discuss the writing process, genre-jumping, and how to catch eels with chicken nuggets.

October 2019 Podcast: Editing Nonfiction

October 30, 2019

In our October episode, as part of our series looking behind the curtain at Colorado Review, podcast host Daniel Schonning interviews nonfiction editors Stephanie G’Schwind and Harrison Candelaria Fletcher. They discuss what brought G’Schwind and Fletcher to the craft, recent movements in the genre, and the three things our editors look for in nonfiction submissions […]

September 2019 Podcast: Editing Fiction

October 1, 2019

In this month’s episode, podcast host Evan Senie interviews fiction editor Steven Schwartz and associate editor Esther Hayes. They discuss the components of compelling fiction, things that stand out to them when they read the submission queue, and the process by which a piece moves all the way to being accepted at Colorado Review. The […]

August 2019 Podcast: Prize Edition

August 30, 2019

In this month’s episode, podcast editors Daniel Schonning and Evan Senie look ahead to two prize-winning pieces of writing forthcoming from the Center for Literary Publishing: Brandon Krieg’s Magnifier, winner of the 2019 Colorado Prize for Poetry, and Bryna Cofrin-Shaw’s Loss and Damage, winner of the 2019 Nelligan Prize for Short Fiction. Listen here!

July 2019 Podcast: Summer 2019 Features

July 31, 2019

In this month’s episode, podcast editors Daniel Schonning and Evan Senie take a deep dive into the Summer 2019 edition of Colorado Review. Join us as we discuss work by Tali Perch, Melanie Ritzenthaler, Cedar Brant, Maggie Smith, and Chelsea Dingman. Listen here.

June 2019 Podcast: A Retrospective

June 27, 2019

In this month’s episode, podcast editors Daniel Schonning and Evan Senie take a deep dive into past editions of Colorado Review. Features include prose by Melanie Rae Thon, poems by C.D. Wright, Jean Valentine, and Charles Wright–and more! Listen here: Episode 47.

May 2019 Podcast: Community Workshop Discussion with Ryan Lanham

May 15, 2019

In the May episode of the CR Podcast, editors Evan Senie and Daniel Schonning sit down with MFA candidate Ryan Lanham to talk about his involvement in workshops for veterans and confined populations. Lanham expands on the joys and trials of the process, while touching on the important work that art can do in the world. The […]

April 2019 Podcast: Spring 2019 Features

April 18, 2019

In this month’s episode, poet and associate editor Kristin Macintyre joins podcast editors Daniel Schonning and Evan Senie for a look at the Spring 2019 edition of Colorado Review. Join us as we discuss works by Amanda Ajamfar, Laura Paul Watson, Albert Abonado, and Kyoko Mori. Have a listen here.

March 2019 Podcast: Interview with Adam Fagin

March 18, 2019

In our March episode, podcast editors Evan Senie and Daniel Schonning sit down with poet Adam Fagin, author of the recent Mountain West Poetry Series selection, Furthest Ecology. Listen to the podcast here: Episode 44.

February 2019 Podcast: Writing on Mental Health with Margaret Browne

February 23, 2019

In our February episode, podcast editors Daniel Schonning and Evan Senie are joined by editorial assistant Margaret Browne to discuss writing that incorporates or responds to questions of mental health. Listen to the podcast here: Episode 43.