Poetry on the Aire

by Poppy Jennings

Join Leeds Poetry Festival for their brand new podcast, ‘Poetry on the Aire’, where they'll be chatting about poetry and spoken word with artists and writers.  

Podcast episodes

  • Season 1

  • S01 E04 - Re-Queering the Flag

    S01 E04 - Re-Queering the Flag

    Jack Collins and Poppy Jennings are joined by queer artist, Elijah East! They're chatting about queer spaces, queer poetry and the ideas behind Virtues, Elijah's brand new zine.

    45:17
  • S01 E03 - No Is A Full Sentence.

    S01 E03 - No Is A Full Sentence.

    In this episode Poppy sits down with Rachel Hall, Issie Bond and Leonie Howell. Content Warning: this podcast episode discusses sexual assault, violence against women, sex education and writing in response to trauma.

    01:05:49
  • S01 E02 - What are the rules and can we break them?

    S01 E02 - What are the rules and can we break them?

    Jack and Poppy are joined by lecturer and poet Nasser Hussain and student poet Abbie Nolan for the second episode of Poetry on the Aire. They'll be chatting about exciting forms of poetry, rule-breaking, education and the changing...

    01:04:01
  • S01 E01 - What does it mean to be Northern? with Rebecca Kenny

    S01 E01 - What does it mean to be Northern? with Rebecca Kenny

    Join Jack Collins and Poppy Jennings as they chat with Rebecca Kenny about indie publishing, northern writing and the inspiration behind Bent Key Publishing.

    56:35