Poe|try Corner

Poe|try Corner

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Edgar Allan Poe speaks to us from across the centuries, his words as relevant as ever. On this podcast, host Bruce Janu selects and reads poems and stories from the master of American Romanticism.


S1E9: “Sonnet—To Science”
May 15 • 5 min
On this episode of Poe|try Corner, Bruce reads one of four sonnets written by Edgar Allan Poe. This sonnet is a typical Romantic Era response to science. Spoiler alert: Romantics distrusted science. More information about Poe|try Corner can be found at:…
S1E8: “The City in the Sea”
May 2 • 7 min
On this episode of Poe|try Corner, Bruce reads a thoroughly gothic poem about a city from hell—-the City in the Sea. More information about Poe|try Corner can be found at: http://www.bellbookcamera.com
S1E7: “Dreams”
Apr 24 • 11 min
On this episode of Poe|try Corner, Bruce continues the theme of “dreams” by reading the very first poem Edgar Allan Poe published on the subject. Plus, he reads a bonus poem about dreams from Poe’s idol, Lord Byron. #sharepoetry #shareliterature #sharepoe
S1E6: “A Dream Within a Dream”
Apr 20 • 8 min
Dreams were really important to Romantic artists. And Poe was no different. On this episode of Poe|try Corner, Bruce performs his favorite Poe poem about dreams: “A Dream Within a Dream.” More information about this podcast can be found at…
S1E5: “The Tell-Tale Heart”
Apr 7 • 20 min
On this episode, Bruce reads a classic Edgar Allan Poe short story from 1843, “The Tell-Tale Heart.” #sharepoe
S1E4: “Alone”
Apr 1 • 10 min
On this episode of Poe|try Corner, we kick off National Poetry Month with not one, but two poems. First up, Bruce reads “Alone” by Edgar Allan Poe. He discusses the beauty of solitude in the eyes of Romantic artists. Then, as a bonus, he reads a poem from…
S1E3: “Annabel Lee”
Mar 30 • 10 min
On this episode of Poe|try Corner, Bruce shares one of the quintessential poems about love lost by Edgar Allan Poe.
S1E2: Eulalie—A Song
Mar 26 • 9 min
On this episode of Poe|try Corner, Bruce Janu shares one of the more traditional love poems from Edgar Allan Poe. #sharepoetry
S1E1: A Dream
Mar 26 • 5 min
On this episode of Poe|try Corner, Bruce Janu introduces the show and reads “A Dream” by Edgar Allan Poe.