Audio Saucepan on KSFR

Sunday from 6:00 to 7:00 PM MST

Audio Saucepan is a carefully sculpted, one-hour journey through jazz, classical, blues, spirituals and world music interwoven with interpretive poetry readings and recorded words. A joyous potluck of reason and tempo. Gourmet sounds for your ears and mind. A show designed to make your weekend end well.

You may listen to each episode for 2 weeks following the airdate. The 2-week archive is available at www.radiofreeamerica.com/dj/lauren-camp.

Email:  lauren@ksfr.org

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6/1/14 — Audio Saucepan: “The Diligently Patrolled Episode” includes an excerpt from Maya Angelou’s “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” (Random House Audio, read by the author); “For the Return of God” by Andrew McFadyen-Ketchum (from Ghost Gear, University of Arkansas Press); and “the road taken” by Richard Vargas (from Guernica revisited, Press 53) 

Playlist for 6/1: 

Audio Saucepan: “The Unsalted Episode”

May 25, 2014

5/25/14 — Audio Saucepan: “The Unsalted Episode” includes “The Open Sentence” by Denise Levertov (from The Collected Poems of Denise Levertov, New Directions); “Gift” by John Kavanagh (from Blue Room, Dufour Editions); and “Vulgar Remedies: Tooth and Salt” by Anna Journey (from Vulgar Remedies, Louisiana State University Press)

Playlist for 5/25:

5/11/14 — Audio Saucepan: “The Straight Line for Birds Episode” includes “Mr. G’s Collection” by Laurie Ann Guerrero (from A Tongue in the Mouth of the Dying, The University of Notre Dame Press); an excerpt from “Words” by Vénus Koury-Ghata (from The Ecco Anthology of International Poetry, Ecco); and “How This Happened” by Irene McKinney (from Unthinkable: Selected Poems 1976-2004, Red Hen Press)

Audio Saucepan: “The Maximum Maxine Episode”

May 4, 2014

5/4/14 — Audio Saucepan: “The Maximum Maxine Episode” includes three poems by Maxine Kumin: “When the Messiah Comes” and “Widow and Dog” (from Where I Live: New & Selected Poems 1990-2010, W.W. Norton), and “Either Or” (from And Short the Season, W.W. Norton)

Playlist for 5/4: 

4/27/14 — Audio Saucepan: “The Episode That Takes It Like a Man” includes “ Gift a Sea” by Lenelle Moïse (from Haiti Glass, City Lights Press); “Regret” by Jason Sommer (from The Laughter of Adam and Eve, Southern Illinois University Press); and an excerpt of “Jacks” by David Lee (from Last Call, Wings Press)

Playlist for 4/27: 

4/20/14—Audio Saucepan: “The Black Beans and Bacon Episode” includes an excerpt of Alice Notley’s “Beginning with a Stain” (from Women Poets on Mentorship, ed. Arielle Greenberg and Rachel Zucker, University of Iowa Press), and the poems “Why I No Longer Skype” by Jillian Weisse (from The Book of Goodbyes, BOA Editions, Ltd.) and “In Defense of Nothing” by Peter Gizzi from a book of the same name (Wesleyan University Press) 

Playlist for 4/20: 

4/13/14 — Audio Saucepan: “The Odd Instructions Episode” includes the poems “Once” by Saskia Hamilton (from Corridor, Graywolf Press); “The Wind That Blows Through Me” by Alicia Suskin Ostriker (from The Old Woman, the Tulip and the Dog, University of Pittsburgh Press); and “Sound” by Yona Harvey (from Hemming the Water, Four Way Books)

Playlist for 4/13:

4/6/14— Audio Saucepan: “The Forsythia is Blooming Episode” includes the poems “1983: II (The year relents, and free)” by Wendell Berry (from This Day, Counterpoint Press); “Mr. Daley” by W.S. Merwin (from The Moon Before Morning, Copper Canyon Press); “Hold Him There” by Bruno K. Öijer (from The Star by My Head, Milkweed Editions)

4/6/14— Audio Saucepan: “The Forsythia is Blooming Episode” includes the poems “1983: II (The year relents, and free)” by Wendell Berry (from This Day, Counterpoint Press); “Mr. Daley” by W.S. Merwin (from The Moon Before Morning, Copper Canyon Press); “Hold Him There” by Bruno K. Öijer (from The Star by My Head, Milkweed Editions)

Playlist for 4/6: 

Audio Saucepan: “The Nearly Too Much Episode”

Mar 9, 2014

3/9/14 — Audio Saucepan: “The Nearly Too Much Episode” includes the poems “Inaction of Shoes” by Ron Padgett (from How Long, Coffee House Press); “Dice” by Kevin Hart (from Morning Knowledge, University of Notre Dame Press); and “Dog in the Valley” by Tishani Doshi (from Everything Begins Elsewhere, Copper Canyon Press) 

Playlist for 3/9: 

Audio Saucepan: “The Just Invented Episode”

Mar 2, 2014

3/2/14 — Audio Saucepan: “The Just Invented Episode” includes the poems “En Route” by Mary Ruefle (from Trances of the Blast, Wave Books); “The School Bell” by Andrew Hudgins (A Clown at Midnight, Mariner Books); and “Famous Kisses" by Joan Logghe (from The Singing Bowl, University of New Mexico Press)

Playlist for 3/2: 

Audio Saucepan: “The Fatherly Episode”

Feb 23, 2014

2/23/14 — Audio Saucepan: “The Fatherly Episode” includes the poems “Fourteen Lines” by Fleda Brown (from No Need for Sympathy, BOA Editions, Ltd.); “Persimmon” by Nick McRae (from Mountain Redemption, Black Lawrence Press); and “The Heart” by David Keplinger (from The Most Natural Thing, New Issues)

Playlist for 2/23: 

Audio Saucepan: “The Shiatsu Overdose Episode”

Feb 16, 2014

2/16/14 — Audio Saucepan: “The Shiatsu Overdose Episode” includes the poems “The Best Seven Minutes of My Life” by Lorna Dee Cervantes (from Sueño, Wings Press); “The Pilgrim is Bridled and Bespectacled” by Bridget Lowe (from At The Autopsy of Vaslav Nijinsky, Carnegie Mellon University Press); and “May the Word Run Swiftly” by Tania Runyan (from Second Sky, Cascade Books).

Playlist for 2/16:

2/9/14 — Audio Saucepan: “The Episode Disguised as a Gentleman” includes poems by Barbara Tran (from In the Mynah Bird’s Own Words, Tupelo Press) and “Aunt Lillian” by Bart Schneider (from Morning Opera, Kelly’s Cove Press), and “How the Water Feels to the Fishes,” a flash fiction piece by Dave Eggers (from One Hundred and Forty Five Stories in a Small Box, McSweeney’s)

Playlist for 2/9:

2/2/14 — Audio Saucepan: “The Myth of the Earth Episode” includes the poems “Staff Sgt. Metz” by Dorianne Laux (from Breaking the Jaws of Silence,  University of Arkansas Press); “Ceprano Man, Part IV” by dg nanouk okpik (from Corpse Whale, University of Arizona Press); and “Address” by Sohrab Sepehri (from The Oasis of Now, BOA Editions, Ltd.)

Playlist for 2/2:

Audio Saucepan: “The Pink Bangle Episode”

Jan 19, 2014

1/19/14 — Audio Saucepan: “The Pink Bangle Episode” includes the poems “A Note on Silence” by Trey Moody (from Thought That Nature, Sarabande Books); “Parts for the Whole” by Kelli Anne Noftle (from I Was There for Your Somniloquy, Omnidawn); and “Dear Blackbird,” by Jane Springer (from Dear Blackbird, The University of Utah Press)

Audio Saucepan: “The Grin Like a Fool Episode”

Jan 12, 2014

1/12/14 — Audio Saucepan: “The Grin Like a Fool Episode” includes the poems “The Game of Zero” by John Colburn (from Psychedelic Norway, Coffee House Press); “Sonnet, with Tainted Love” by Sherman Alexie (from What I’ve Stolen, What I’ve Earned, Hanging Loose Press); and “The Girl on the Bullard Overpass” by Peter Everwine (from Listening Long and Late, University of Pittsburgh Press)

Audio Saucepan: “The Cold Old Shadows Episode” includes the poems “First Morel” by Amy Fleury (from Sympathetic Magic, Southern Illinois Univrsity Press); “The Saw” by A. Sutzkever (from A. Sutzkever: Selected Poetry and Prose, University of California Press); and “A Shadow Beehive” by Rasheda White (first published in Ecotone, and found in Pushcart Prize XXXVIII).

12/29/13 — Audio Saucepan: “The Episode that is Waiting for Harry” includes the poems “The Burial of a Friend” by Antonio Machado (from Times Alone, trans. Robert Bly, Wesleyan University Press); “A Common Incident” by Merimée Moffitt (from Making Little Edens); and “Waiting for Harry” by Gary Copeland Lilley (from The Subsequent Blues, Four Way Books)

12/22/13 — Audio Saucepan: “The Teabag and Dried Mango Episode” includes the poems “Landscape of Night” by Tom Hennen (from Darkness Sticks to Everything, Copper Canyon Press); “Christmas” by Robert Lowell (from The Sorrow Psalms, University of Iowa Press); and “Naming Things” by Rick Campbell (from Dixmont, Autumn House Press)

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