Poets’ Voices

Conversations with writers in, around, or passing through Peoria.

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  • Poets' Voices

    Poets' Voices is a radio show of conversations with writers in, around, and passing through the Peoria, Illinois area. Jim Sullivan, host of the show, teaches English at Illinois Central College. The show is broadcast at 2:00 on Wednesday afternoons and repeated 8:30 Saturday morning on WAZU, 90.7 FM, East Peoria, Illlinois. The station is a community radio station broadcasting from Illinois Central College. My thanks especially to Louis Linder, Jeremy Styninger, and Gary Hale for helping me put the show together.
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Archive for December 2013

Holms Troelstrup–Poet

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013
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I would love to hear Holms Troelstrup shout out her fierce poetry in front of a live audience some day.  But the wildness of especially her prose/poetry hybrids comes through even in our civilized little radio studio.

Amy Eggert: experimental writer

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013
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Amy Eggert talks about her writing that straddles and tilts between prose and poetry.  She reads one of her more poetry-like pieces, and we talk about some pieces that are more like prose fiction.  We also talk a lot about her interest in trauma and the literature of traumatization.