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
Ross Monaghan; Stuart McKenzie; Poetry on the Picket Line (transcript available)
7 days ago
This episode is in three parts. Transcript available here: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BxLpTEqA4Nm2UHdCUUNzQ2lVeTQ
Part One - The Repeat Beat Poet chats to spoken word artist Ross Monaghan at the monthly event Poetry at the PAD in Dagenham. The pair chat about activism, youth work and street art.
Part Two (19:53)- Lizzy Palmer is talking to Stuart McKenzie about his writing and the cross-overs and differences between his poetry and lyric writing. Stuart reads three poems from the Laudanum Chapbook Anthology One.
Part Three (42:25) - David Turner is out on the Hackney Picturehouse picket line talking to founder of Poetry on the Picket Line, Grim Chip. The pair briefly discuss the motives of the group and why the poets involved want to show solidarity with strike action before we hear readings from some of the poets involved.