Search PennSound

Poetry in Conversation at The Centre for Stories, Perth, Australia

Hosted by Robert Wood; Recordings courtesy of Robert Wood

Amanda Joy: September 14, 2017

Complete Reading (52:58): MP3

Susan Bradley Smith: August 17, 2017

Complete Reading (1:01:51): MP3

Sampurna Chattarji: February 22, 2017

Complete Reading (57:58): MP3

  1. Introduction (1:47): MP3
  2. Talking about her relationship to Jaipur and how it has influenced her work (3:11): MP3
  3. On how she was inspired to become a writer (2:54): MP3
  4. On the influence of Darjeeling in her writing (1:38): MP3
  5. Talking about and reading "Used to be" (2:21): MP3
  6. On her early literary influences (4:30): MP3
  7. Chattarji reading and talking about "I'm packing poems into my lute case..." (3:49): MP3
  8. On how the Bengali literary tradition has evolved (2:01): MP3
  9. On the influence of Mumbai in her writing (2:24): MP3
  10. "Language or lightyears..." (2:39): MP3
  11. On the context of language and translation in her oetry (5:55): MP3
  12. Chattarji reading an untitled poem (3:33): MP3
  13. On how translation in her poetry affects how she categorizes herself as a poet (4:19): MP3
  14. Talking about "Wales, you multiply" (4:31): MP3
  15. Wales, you multiply (2:13): MP3
  16. Chattarji names Bengali words that resonate with her (4:05): MP3
  17. Kindness (6:10): MP3

Siobhan Hodge: March 9, 2017

Complete Reading (59:56): MP3

Jeremy Balius: April 6, 2017

Complete Reading (1:03:16): MP3

Westerly Reading featuring Amy Hilhorst, Chris Arnold, and Robert Wood: May 4, 2017

Complete Reading (19:13): MP3

James Quinton: May 11, 2017

Complete Reading (1:03:42): MP3

Caitlin Maling: June 15, 2017

Complete Reading (50:31): MP3

Lucy Dougan: July 20, 2017

Complete Reading (59:44): MP3

Also of interest


© 2017 all respective authors. These sound recordings are being made available for noncommercial and educational use only. All rights to this recorded material belong to the authors. Used with permission of The Centre for Stories. Distributed by PennSound.