The Poetry Minute on KUAF

April is National Poetry Month, and KUAF and the University of Arkansas Press have partnered to celebrate. All month long, listen for the daily Poetry Minute, which will showcase 30 members of the northwest Arkansas community reading their favorite poems and explaining their selections. Expect to hear some old favorites and discover new voices from friends of the University of Arkansas Press.

Air times:

Weekdays at 6:50 a.m., 8:50 a.m., 3:18 p.m., 5:18 p.m. and during the daily edition of Ozarks at Large.

Each day's Poetry Minute will also be archived here.

Poetry Minute for Saturday, April 18, 2015

Apr 18, 2015
Pete Hartman

In today's Poetry Minute, Hoyt Purvis reads "Recuerdo" by Edna St. Vincent Millay.

Poetry Minute for Friday, April 17, 2015

Apr 17, 2015
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In today's Poetry Minute, Gwynda Shields reads "Companion" by Jo McDougall.

Poetry Minute for Thursday, April 16, 2015

Apr 16, 2015
Pete Hartman

Stacy Pendergrast reads "Weeding" by Deborah Fass in today's Poetry Minute.

Poetry Minute for Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Apr 15, 2015

In this Poetry Minute, Laura Goodwin reads "Woman With Flower" by Naomi Long Madgett.

Poetry Minute for Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Apr 14, 2015
Pete Hartman

In today's Poetry Minute, Andrew Kilgore reads the preface to "The Sea and the Mirror" by W.H. Auden.