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PoemTalk Podcast #49, discussing P. Inman's "reception. theory." & "lac[e]y.," January 23, 2012

Listen to the complete recording and read program notes for the episode at Jacket2.

PoemTalk Podcast #45, discussing Eileen Myles' "Snakes," September 10, 2011

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PoemTalk Podcast #19, discussing Bob Perelman's "The Unruly Child," July 6, 2009

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PoemTalk Podcast #35, discussing Bruce Andrews' "Center," August 24, 2010

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Reading at the Kelly Writers House, Philadelphia PA, January 30, 2018

  • Full Reading (57:33): MP3

Maxe Crandall and Sarah Dowling Reading at the Kelly Writers House, March 4, 2015

  • Sarah Dowling (25:48) MP3
  • Complete Reading (47:12) MP3

Third Annual Convergence on Poetics

Held at the University of Washington Bothell, North Creek Events Center, September 25-27, 2014

WHAT IS LIVENESS?: Rebecca Brown + Sarah Dowling (21:02): MP3

THINKING LIVENESS PANEL III: John Sparrow, Alejandro Crawford, Ted Hiebert

  • Sarah Dowling, Introduction (1:38): MP3
  • John Sparrow (17:27): MP3
  • Alejandro Crawford (17:46): MP3
  • Ted Hiebert (16:48): MP3
  • Q&A With Panelists (23:26): MP3

MLA Offsite Reading, Town Hall Downstairs, Seattle, January 7, 2012

Complete reading (2:10): MP3

Reading at the Chapter & Verse Series, with Steve Dolph and Christian Hawkey, January 28th, 2012

  • Complete recording (19:57): MP3

Convergence on Poetics, University of Washington Bothell, North Creek Events Center, September 27-30, 2012

  • Sarah Dowling (6:23): MP3
  • Complete recording (2:02:52): MP3

  • Listen to entire event here

Segue Series Reading at the Bowery Poetry Club, February 12, 2011

  • Complete reading (23:45): MP3

MLA Offsite Reading at ArtShare, LA, January 8, 2011

Complete reading (1:12): MP3

Rachel Blau DuPlessis Celebration, Temple University, October 21, 2011

  • Complete reading (2:59): MP3

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Teaching Lorine Niedecker's "[I married..]" to High School Students, at the Kelly Writers House, May 19, 2009

Complete recording (19:50): MP3; .mov

Speaking and Reading as Part of William Carlos Williams and Women: The Legacy of William Carlos Williams at 125, at the Kelly Writers House, November 11, 2008

Streaming video of the event (1:00:03): .mov

Reading at EOAGH: Queering Language, Robin's Bookstore, Philadelphia, March 24, 2007

  • Reading "Coordinates" and "This I Will Never Be Able to Narrate" (5:50): MP3

Reading at the Emergency Reading Series, Kelly Writers House, October 12, 2006

  1. Keepness (6:32): MP3
  2. A Winter Proposition/Interview (9:52): MP3
  3. Amateur Cartography (4:02): MP3

Complete reading (23:08): MP3

In Conversation with Jena Osman at the Emergency Reading Series, Kelly Writers House, October 12, 2006

  1. Discussing Each Other's Work (5:53): MP3
  2. Documentary Method (1:47): MP3
  3. Mentorship (4:48): MP3
  4. Role of Interruption (2:44): MP3
  5. "Emergency" in Poetry (5:16): MP3

Complete recording (20:40): MP3

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