Ampersand: The Poets & Writers Podcast
About This Show
Hear from the editors of Poets & Writers Magazine as they offer a behind-the-scenes preview of each new issue, talk with contributors and authors featured in the magazine, share readings of new work by a variety of poets and writers, and discuss all things writing, books, and the literary community.
Most Recent Episode
Ampersand Episode 11: Colson Whitehead, Roxane Gay, Debut Poets
Dec 13 16
In the eleventh episode of Ampersand, Poets & Writers Magazine editors Kevin Larimer and Melissa Faliveno preview the January/February Inspiration issue. Kevin talks to Colson Whitehead about his National Book Award–winning novel, The Underground Railroad, and writing after the election. The episode also features Roxane Gay reading from her new story collection, Difficult Women, plus readings from a few of our 2016 Debut Poets, including Ocean Vuong, Safiya Sinclair, and Tommy Pico.