When Words Matter: A National Poetry Month Special

In this National Poetry Month special, SOTRU explores all facets of poetry and its influence in host Al Letson’s life. We talk to poets from all over the country about the craft, the lifestyle, the resurgence of poems, and of course, hear some incredible poetry.

Photos/Multimedia

Kelly Zen-Yie Tsai’s #SelfCentered 360-Degree Interactive Video


Episode Music

ArtistTrack
ImogenAha!
Soul MatesFeel Good Inc. Feat. Gorillaz
Soul MatesTrouble In Water
Mark WilliamsThe Executioner’s Song
Beastie BoysFreaky Hijiki
Dr. DREThe Watcher
De La SoulWatch Out
Janelle MonaeSuite V: Electric Overture
Agnes ObelFivefold
Papa MPlastic Energy Man
Album LeafWindow
De La SoulHeld Down
De La SoulTrying People
Zero 7All of Us
Soul MatesMuch More
Kris BowersDrift
  • AF

    OMG!!!!!! You are hilarious!!!!!!! Poultry Slam summah summah summah….

  • T. Bird

    Dude best show ever this morning!!!!! Kevin Burke’s piece was so sick! I love what your doing, letting folks know about young poets and hip hop artist that are really saying something. More More More, Please!