MP3 Project: Ocean Vuong

MP3 Project: Ocean Vuong

2016 Whiting Award Winner, Ocean Vuong, reads three poems for the mp3 project.


Ross Gay Reads at White Lotus Farms September 15

Ross Gay Reads At White Lotus Farms

This event will be held on September 15 from 7:00 to 9:00pm. It will be followed by a reception and book-signing with White Lotus Farms wood-fired pizza.

Emerging Poets Hurt DiPerna Sutton Tallmadge

Emerging Poets

What is an emerging poet and why do we love them? These four female poets help us answer that question.

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Our Ann Arbor Partners

Our Ann Arbor Partners

One Pause Poetry partners with local business and nonprofits to bring poetry to our communities.

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Conversation: what does community mean to you

Poetry & Engaging Communities

One Pause asked local poets and educators: What does community mean to you? How can we connect the poetry community in Michigan and bring poetry to more people state-wide?

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Homepage Slider: Children’s Poetry

Children's Poetry

Visit the children's page to hear poems for kids and find other fun activities and links!

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Homepage Slider: Conversations with Poets

Conversations with Poets

One Pause asks visiting poets 10 questions. Clayton Eshleman, Mark Wunderlich, Monica Youn, Jericho Brown, Franz Wright and others.

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The One Pause Poetry mp3 Project is a national digital resource for teachers, students, readers, and listeners. Each poet is asked to record and submit three mp3 files to the site: one poem of his or her own, one by another poet, and one poem for kids.

Benjamin Paloff

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