Lunar Poetry Podcasts
About This Show
A series of discussions, interviews and live recordings with poets from the UK and abroad. As of 1/8/2016 this podcast will be, in-part, supported by funding from Arts Council England. Est. Oct 2014 in south-east London.
Most Recent Episode
Ep. 97 - Rachel Long; Raymond Antrobus (transcript available)
This episode is in two parts. Full transcript available to download here:
Part One: David Turner talks to Rachel Long about her work as a poetry educator and facilitator for Barbican Young Poets, leading Octavia - the collective for Women of Colour and the effect this has on her own writing practice.
Part Two (30:51): David Turner talks to Raymond Antrobus about the influence Derek Walcott has had on his writing, taking a relatively fresh look at his Jamaican heritage and his new pamphlet To Sweeten Bitter out through Out Spoken Press. Frankie the cat also makes an appearance.