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Susan M. Schultz

PoemTalk Podcast #51, discussing Linh Dinh's "Eating Fried Chicken," March 22, 2012

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

PoemTalk Podcast #40, discussing Susan Schultz's "Dementia Blog," January 30, 2011

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


Wexler Studio Session, Kelly Writers House, March 20, 2018

  • She's Welcome to Her Disease, from Dementia Blog [Volume Two] (2013) (6:49): MP3
    1. Stanzas in Meditation 1 (3:03): MP3
    2. Stanzas in Meditation 2 (1:05): MP3
    3. Stanzas in Meditation 3 (1:07): MP3
    4. Stanzas in Meditation 4 (1:08): MP3
    5. Stanzas in Meditation 5 (0:12): MP3

  • Are You My Mother (3:12): MP3

  • Ed and Gloria (1:48): MP3

  • DeBaggio/Oppen: An Alzheimer's Writing Experiment (3:15): MP3

  • from Memory Cards: 2010–2011 Series (Singing Horse Press, 2011) (6:08): MP3
    1. Introduction (1:49): MP3
    2. "Let us finish each other's songs..." (July 21, 2010) (0:55): MP3
    3. "Or did ya really think..." (December 28, 2010) (1:21): MP3
    4. "It is the air of atrocity..." (February 10, 2011) (1:57): MP3
    5. "Aging is even worse than death..." (March 8, 2011) (2:24): MP3
    6. "Is the heart of poetry a stillness..." (April 26, 2011) (0:41): MP3

  • from Memory Cards: Thomas Traherne Series (Talisman House, 2016) (7:52): MP3
    1. Introduction (1:21): MP3
    2. 3: "Things strange yet common..." (December 20, 2014) (1:22): MP3
    3. "Your enjoyment is never right..." (February 18, 2015) (1:38): MP3
    4. 40: "Who would have thought..." (February 20, 2015) (0:46): MP3
    5. 44: "For all eternity is at once..." (February 28, 2015) (1:08): MP3
    6. 95: "Let me see them all...." (June 19, 2015) (1:27): MP3

  • from Memory Cards: Simone Weil Series (Equipage, 2017) (7:46): MP3
    1. Introduction (0:30): MP3
    2. 2: "Love is not consolation..." (April 15, 2016) (1:37): MP3
    3. 27: "We have to try to cure..." (May 27, 2016) (1:52): MP3
    4. 1: "All the natural movements..." (April 11, 2016) (2:36): MP3
    5. 49: "Love took my hand..." (June 30, 2016) (1:04): MP3

Appearing on Cross Cultural Poetics Episode #244: Dhompa/Schultz, January 12, 2012

  • Schultz reads from and discusses Memory Cards 2010-2011 (Singing Horse Press) (28:26): MP3

Reading and Lunch Talk at the Kelly Writers House, University of Pennsylvania, September 14-15, 2011

  • complete reading (50:24): MP3

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  • complete talk (52:54): MP3

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

complete reading (2:52): MP3

Boise State MFA Reading Series, Boise, October 27, 2010

  • complete reading (55:32): MP3

Reading in Kane`ohe, Hawai'i, October 10, 2010

Recording facilitated by Adam Aitken

from Dementia Blog (recorded in June 2009)

  • Wednesday, January 3rd, 2007 (4:59): MP3
  • Saturday, December 16, 2006 (3:03): MP3
  • Thursday, December 7, 2006 (3:24): MP3
  • Saturday, September 30, 2006 (5:15): MP3
  • Monday, September 25, 2006 (2:20): MP3
  • Wednesday, August 30, 2006 (3:36): MP3
  • Saturday, August 19, 2006 (3:35): MP3
  • Wednesday August 2, 2006 (1:51): MP3
  • Tuesday August 1, 2006 (2:30): MP3
  • About Me (1:16): MP3

  • complete recording (11:31): MP3

From Wave Books' PoetryPolitic Blog, 2008

  • Natural Speech (2:43): MP3

As part of the Cross Cultural Poetics program, hosted by Leonard Schwartz

  • Episode #31: Riot / And Then Something Happened (1:00:27): MP3
  • Episode #149: Compost and Silence, October 21, 2007 (29:12): MP3
  • Episode #178: Four Editors, December 7, 2008, (1:02:28): MP3
  • Episode #180: Dura/Dementia, December 22, 2008, (29:20): MP3
  • Episode #224: Island Culture, December 1, 2010 (17:31): MP3

Appearing as part of the MLA Offsite Readings

Reading on December 28, 2007

Reading in Philadelphia, December 26, 2006

  • reading from Dementia Blog (2:56): MP3
  • Reading on December 28, 2005 at the Four Seasons Hotel, Washington D.C.

    1. The Last Modernist (1:55): MP3
    2. Expectant Mother (1:45): MP3

    Reading at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2000

    • From Memory Cards & Adoption Papers, published in 2001 by Potes & Poets (5:42): MP3

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