The Poetry Channel

The Podcasts

Welcome to The Poetry Channel where we add new podcasts every month. All our 'programmes' are available at THE POETRY CHANNEL ARCHIVE. Here you can see our most recent uploads.

 

Tiffany Atkinson In Conversation

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Tiffany Atkinson, winner of the 2007 Aldeburgh First Collection Prize, talks with Dean Parkin about the two books that have followed, winning prizes, what might come next and how life has changed since her move from Wales to East Anglia.

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Jackie Wills In Conversation

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Jackie Wills, co-tutor of this year's Aldeburgh Eight, looks back at her five collections with The Poetry Trust's Dean Parkin and discusses some of the themes she's exploring in her latest poems.

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Helen Mort In Conversation

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Helen Mort – winner of the 2014 Fenton Aldeburgh First Collection Prize – talks with Dean Parkin about putting together her winning book, 'Division Street', the stories and themes behind the poems, and the benefits and similarities between poetry and running and climbing. (16 minutes)

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Aldeburgh Backchat: Thomas Lux

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Thomas Lux talks about his childhood in 1950s in America during an ‘Age of Science’ and being engaged by language as a teenager, the development of his writing process and the importance of being aware of every syllable.

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