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elm & ampersand

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elm & ampersand is a poetry podcast recorded in Fredericton, New Brunswick.
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14 - Amanda Jernigan & Rob Taylor (& Douglas Walbourne-Gough)
elm & ampersand is a poetry podcast hosted by Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar. It is recorded in Fredericton, New Brunswick, on the unceded and traditional territories of the Wolastoqiyik and the Mi'kmaq. In this episode, we catch up with Amanda Jernigan and Rob Taylor, who were in town on tour for the anthology BEST CANADIAN POETRY 2019 (Biblioasis, 2019). They also discuss the book WHAT THE POETS ARE DOING (Nightwood Editions, 2018) for which Rob served as editor. Amanda reads the prologue from YEARS, MONTHS, AND DAYS (Biblioasis, 2018) and Rob reads "Twenty-Four Weeks" from THE NEWS (Gaspereau Press, 2016). If you are able, please donate to the legal fund for the Wet'suwet'en land defenders: https://actionnetwork.org/fundraising/unistoten2020legalfund/ Jenna Lyn is offering poetry feedback to anyone who wishes to donate and send their proof of donation to us via social media. We're @elm_ampersand on Twitter and elm & ampersand on Facebook. Hosts: Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar Producer and Editor: Jenna Knorr Intro Music: Adam Washburn This podcast is made possible by the City of Fredericton.
1:03:15
March 18, 2020
13 - AJ Alward & V.F. Mariner
elm & ampersand is a poetry podcast hosted by Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar. It is recorded in Fredericton, New Brunswick, on the unceded and traditional territories of the Wolastoqiyik and the Mi'kmaq. This episode is the second in our Valentine's Gay two-parter. That's right, we're celebrating Valentine's Day all month long, and we're making it super queer. We sat down with AJ Alward and V.F. Mariner to talk eco-anxiety, relationship realities, and of course, the importance of scoring that Valentine's Day chocolate on February 15th. Hosts: Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar Producer and Editor: Jenna Knorr Intro Music: Adam Washburn This podcast is made possible by the City of Fredericton.
28:53
March 3, 2020
12 - Al Cusack & Sara Nason
elm & ampersand is a poetry podcast hosted by Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar. It is recorded in Fredericton, New Brunswick, on the unceded and traditional territories of the Wolastoqiyik and the Mi'kmaq. This episode is the first in our Valentine's Gay two-parter. That's right, we're celebrating Valentine's Day all month long, and we're making it super queer. We sat down with Al Cusack and Sara Nason to talk slam poetry, elementary education, the intersection of disability and sexuality, accessible poetry, and of course, deeply erotic foods. Hosts: Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar Producer and Editor: Jenna Knorr Intro Music: Adam Washburn This podcast is made possible by the City of Fredericton.
58:01
February 14, 2020
11 - Andreae Callanan & Clay Everest
elm & ampersand is a poetry podcast hosted by Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar. It is recorded in Fredericton, New Brunswick, on the unceded and traditional territories of the Wolastoqiyik and the Mi'kmaq. This episode is our final interview recorded live at Poetry Weekend on October 6, 2019. We sit down with Andreae Callanan reading from CROWN (Anstruther Press, 2019) and Clay Everest reading from NO SUBJECT FOR THE INEXPERIENCED (Words(on)Pages, 2017). Hosts: Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar Producer and Editor: Jenna Knorr Additional Music: Adam Washburn Outro Music: Good Heart by Jerry-Faye This podcast is made possible by the City of Fredericton.
15:52
January 30, 2020
10 - Andy Verboom & Bardia Sinaee
elm & ampersand is a poetry podcast hosted by Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar. It is recorded in Fredericton, New Brunswick, on the unceded and traditional territories of the Wolastoqiyik and the Mi'kmaq. In this episode, we continue our series of episodes recorded live at Poetry Weekend on October 6, 2019. In this interview, we sit down with Andy Verboom reading from an untitled forthcoming chapbook (Knife Fork Book, 2020) and Bardia Sinaee reading from SALAMANDER FESTIVAL (Odourless Press, 2018). Hosts: Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar Producer and Editor: Jenna Knorr Additional Music: Adam Washburn This podcast is made possible by the City of Fredericton.
18:19
January 16, 2020
9 - Madeline Bassnet & Ross Leckie
elm & ampersand is a poetry podcast hosted by Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar. It is recorded in Fredericton, New Brunswick, on the unceded and traditional territories of the Wolastoqiyik and the Mi'kmaq. In this episode, we continue our series of episodes recorded live at Poetry Weekend on October 6, 2019. In this interview, we sit down with Madeline Bassnet reading from UNDER THE GAMMA CAMERA (Gaspereau Press, 2019) and Ross Leckie, who accidentally reveals a little too much. Hosts: Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar Producer and Editor: Jenna Knorr Additional Music: Adam Washburn This podcast is made possible by the City of Fredericton.
12:34
December 5, 2019
8 - Lindsay Bird & Douglas Walbourne-Gough
elm & ampersand is a poetry podcast hosted by Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar. It is recorded in Fredericton, New Brunswick, on the unceded and traditional territories of the Wolastoqiyik and the Mi'kmaq. In this episode, we continue our series of episodes recorded live at Poetry Weekend on October 6, 2019. In this interview, we sit down with Lindsay Bird reading from BOOM TIME (Gaspereau Press, 2019) and Douglas Walbourne-Gough reading from CROW GULCH (Goose Lane Editions, 2019). Hosts: Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar Producer and Editor: Jenna Knorr Additional Music: Adam Washburn This podcast is made possible by the City of Fredericton.
12:27
November 12, 2019
7 - Jeff Kirby & Carlos Morales
elm & ampersand is a poetry podcast hosted by Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar. It is recorded in Fredericton, New Brunswick, on the unceded and traditional territories of the Wolastoqiyik and the Mi'kmaq. In this episode, we continue our series of episodes recorded live at Poetry Weekend on October 6, 2019. The first interview in this episode is with Jeff Kirby reading from THIS IS WHERE I GET OFF (Permanent Sleep, 2019). The second interview is with Carlos Morales reading from GNAW & GNARL (Frog Hollow, 2018). Hosts: Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar Producer and Editor: Jenna Knorr Additional Music: Adam Washburn This podcast is made possible by the City of Fredericton.
19:28
October 30, 2019
6 - Annick MacAskill & Nolan Natasha
elm & ampersand is a poetry podcast hosted by Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar. It is recorded in Fredericton, New Brunswick, on the unceded and traditional territories of the Wolastoqiyik and the Mi'kmaq. In this episode, we kick off our series of episodes recorded live at Poetry Weekend on October 6, 2019. The first interview is with Annick MacAskill reading from NO MEETING WITHOUT BODY (Gaspereau Press, 2018). The second interview is with Nolan Natasha reading from I CAN HEAR YOU, CAN YOU HEAR ME? (Invisible, 2019). Hosts: Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar Producer and Editor: Jenna Knorr Additional Music: Adam Washburn This podcast is made possible by the City of Fredericton.
19:09
October 24, 2019
5 - Georgette LeBlanc
elm & ampersand is a poetry podcast hosted by Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar. It is recorded in Fredericton, New Brunswick, on the unceded and traditional territories of the Wolastoqiyik and the Mi'kmaq. In this episode, we caught up with Parliamentary Poet Laureate Georgette LeBlanc during Word Feast 2019.  Hosts: Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar Producer and Editor: Jenna Knorr This podcast is made possible by the City of Fredericton.
19:15
October 1, 2019
4 - Sue Sinclair & Ian LeTourneau
elm & ampersand is a poetry podcast hosted by Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar. It is recorded in Fredericton, New Brunswick, on the unceded and traditional territories of the Wolastoqiyik and the Mi'kmaq. In this episode you'll meet poets Sue Sinclair and Ian LeTourneau as they share their work and talk about Word Feast and Poetry Weekend, upcoming poetry festivals in Fredericton, NB. Hosts: Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar Producer and Editor: Jenna Knorr Sound Engineer: Adam Ganong Intro music and additional music: Adam Washburn Additional music: Wangled Teb Outro Music: The Hypochondriacs This podcast is made possible by the City of Fredericton.
1:14:50
September 17, 2019
3 - Douglas Walbourne-Gough
elm & ampersand is a poetry podcast hosted by Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar. It is recorded in Fredericton, New Brunswick, on the unceded and traditional territories of the Wolastoqiyik and the Mi'kmaq. In this episode you'll meet Douglas Walbourne-Gough, the poet behind the forthcoming book CROW GULCH (Goose Lane Editions, 2019). Hosts: Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar Producer and Editor: Jenna Knorr Sound Engineer: Adam Ganong Intro music and additional music: Adam Washburn Additional music: Wangled Teb Outro Music: Lydia Mainville This podcast is made possible by the City of Fredericton.
59:36
September 11, 2019
2 - Matthew Walsh & Perry Reimer
elm & ampersand is a poetry podcast hosted by Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar. It is recorded in Fredericton, New Brunswick, on the unceded and traditional territories of the Wolastoqiyik and the Mi'kmaq. In this episode you'll meet poets Matthew Walsh and Perry Reimer, fresh from a reading at the launch of Matthew's book THESE ARE NOT THE POTATOES OF MY YOUTH (Goose Lane Editions, 2019). Hosts: Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar Producer and Editor: Jenna Knorr Sound Engineer: Adam Ganong Intro music and additional music: Adam Washburn Additional music: Wangled Teb Outro Music: Erin Muir This podcast is made possible by the City of Fredericton.  
59:19
May 15, 2019
1 - Inauguration
elm & ampersand is a poetry podcast hosted by Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar. It is recorded in Fredericton, New Brunswick, on the unceded and traditional territories of the Wolastoqiyik and the Mi'kmaq. In this episode, you'll meet our hosts, hear some poems, go on a dumpster dive, and learn more about what is to come. Hosts: Jenna Lyn Albert and Rebecca Salazar Producer and Editor: Jenna Knorr Sound Engineer: Adam Ganong Intro music and additional music: Adam Washburn Outro music and additional music: Wangled Teb This podcast is made possible by the City of Fredericton. Podchaser token: gcuBwu19zZzj9iwWdK0T
37:03
May 1, 2019