November 2009Ryan talks to actors Gilchrist Muir and Jamie Gordon and Chemical Poet Alasdair Maloney.
Ballou and Bluegrass
November 2009Ryan Van Winkle catches up with Emily Ballou, and Jed Milroy accompanies Ryan reading one of his own poems.
GPS and Salt Poets Andrew Philip and Julia Bird
November 2009Ryan talks about the Global Poetry System project, and we hear from poets Andrew Philip and Julia Bird.
Jen Hadfield, Lise Sinclair and Carry a Poem
November 2009Interview with Jen Hadfield plus music from Lise Sinclair. Ryan Van Winkle discusses a new SPL campaign, Carry A Poem.
Reel Iraq at the Golden Hour
October 2009Ryan interviews Sinan Antoon at the Forest's legendary literary cabaret, the Golden Hour.
October 2009Ryan interviews Kona Macphee ...
Beyond the Boundaries
August 2009The Scottish Poetry Library celebrate poetry in unexpected places.
Burns in the here-and-now
April 2009The Scottish Poetry Library celebrates live performance and Burns. Featuring Ishbel McFarlane, Claire Askew and selected highlights from the event Poems Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect.
March 2009An interview with J L Williams and a new track from Laertes, Why Are You Crying?, plus the stunning 'Goodbye Belfast' by Myra Davies, and a quest for great opening lines.
It starts here
March 2009The first podcast from the Scottish Poetry Library, with former Reader in Residence Ryan Van Winkle.