Poetry and Such

1 season, 8 episodes

Readings and rehearsals.

Poetry and Such

Books

Watch an animated adaptation of Jonathan Safran Foer’s short story “Love Is Blind and Deaf.”

Culture

Robert Pinsky's poem “Shirt” was first published in The New Yorker in 1989. Watch a reading and visualization of the poem produced by The Nantucket Poetry Project.

Culture

An excerpt of Lawrence Wright's performance of "The Human Scale" in Tel Aviv, from May, 2011.

Humor

Woody Allen read his Shouts and Murmurs piece "Not a Creature Was Stirring."

Culture

Tommy Schrider gives a dramatic reading of a speech by Eugene O’Neill’s alter ego, Ned Malloy.

Culture

Ben Greenman reads his poem "Paul Revere's Ride, by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and Sarah Palin."

Culture

Lawrence Wright and Oskar Eustis at rehearsals for Wright's one-man show,"The Human Scale."

Culture

A Neil Gaiman story, animated by Gahan Wilson.