Colorado Review Podcast



Colorado Review Podcast

Monthly readings and discussions of poetry and prose published in Colorado Review.

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Latest Episode

Into the Archives: A National Poetry Month Digital Reading

April 25, 2023

Into the Archives A National Poetry Month Digital Reading   Listen in as we move through decades of poetry at Colorado Review in celebration of National Poetry Month! This June, social media manager and associate editor Alec Witthohn, delved into Colorado Review‘s archives to bring you eight exceptional poets from across the magazine’s history. Interns […]

Past Episodes

August 2021 Podcast: In Conversation with Michelle Ross and Kim Magowan

August 30, 2021

This month’s episode kicks off the start of fall with not one, but two authors! Podcast host Lilia Shrayfer sits down with Michelle Ross and Kim Magowan to talk about their latest co-written short story, “Twenty Three Safety Manuals.” This episode features conversation on the craft of collaborative story-telling, writing women inside and outside of gender roles of their time, and the relationship between what the writer intends and the reader imagines on the page.

July 2021 Podcast: In Conversation with Iris Jamahl Dunkle

July 15, 2021

  This month’s episode brings into conversation author Iris Jamahl Dunkle and CLP associate editor and graduate student intern Annmarie Delfino. The two discuss Dunkle’s recently published book, West : Fire : Archive, from CLP’s Mountain/West Poetry Series, as well as how writing about the environment bridges the historical and the personal to recover landscapes […]

May 2021 Podcast: In Conversation with Brandon Krieg

June 7, 2021

Podcast host C Culbertson sits down with Brandon Krieg to talk about ecopoetics, environmental thought, and how the practice of walking calls on us to notice the world around us. Krieg reads the poems “In Case of Loss” and “Havening,” from his book Magnifier, winner of the 2019 Colorado Prize for Poetry.

April 2021 Podcast: In Conversation with Kate Bolton Bonnici

April 1, 2021

We are back just in time for National Poetry Month! New podcast hosts C Culbertson (they/them) and Lilia Shrayfer (she/her) sit down with Kate Bolton Bonnici, whose debut collection of poems Night Burial won the 2020 Colorado Prize for Poetry. This inaugural episode features talks about what the lineage of classical poetry and scholarship can teach folks […]

November 2020 Podcast: Fall/Winter 2020 Feature

November 30, 2020

Podcast editor Daniel Schonning gives a glimpse of Josie Sigler Sibara’s “The German Woman,” selected by Lori Ostlund as winner of the 2020 Nelligan Prize for Short Fiction, featured in the Fall/Winter 2020 issue of Colorado Review. Listen here!

October 2020 Podcast: Summer 2020 Feature

October 20, 2020

After a long hiatus, podcast host Daniel Schonning takes a quick look at Matthew Gellman’s “My Family Asks Me to Speak,” featured in the Summer 2020 issue of Colorado Review.  Click here to listen!

February 2020 Podcast: Editing Book Reviews

February 29, 2020

In the February episode of the Colorado Review podcast, host Daniel Schonning interviews poetry book review editor Dan Beachy-Quick. They touch on the ethics, methods, and merits of writing a book review. Click here to listen in your browser, or click here to listen using Apple Podcasts.

January 2020 Podcast: Micro-Interviews with CLP Staff

January 30, 2020

In this month’s episode, podcast hosts Daniel Schonning and Evan Senie sit down with associate editors Susannah Lodge-Rigal, Esther Hayes, and managing editor Jess Turner to talk all things CLP, Colorado Review, and a behind-the-scenes look at the Nelligan Prize.

December 2019 Podcast: Fall/Winter 2019 Features

December 19, 2019

In our December episode, podcast hosts Evan Senie and Daniel Schonning are joined by assistant editor Mike Moening to explore the Fall/Winter 2019 issue of Colorado Review. Join them as they read selections from Franz Jørgen Neumann, Bill Capossere, Anthony Dipietro, and Emma Hine. Click here to listen on Blubrry or, click here to listen on iTunes. You can […]

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.