After a bit of a hiatus, Malarkey Public Radio is back with Travis and Alan talking to the great Monica Wang and the equally great Yousef Allouzi. It's a fun one, that's all the description you really need.
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MPR is back and in this episode Travis and Alan talk to a couple writer/editors about running litmags and being mad at scammers. Hannah Grieco is a writer and the editor of a new litmag called Porcupine Literary. Michelle Carrigan is a writer and the editor of Taco Bell Quarterly. Soundtrack by Wall of Voodoo, Travis, and Les Hurlements d'Leo.
Talking to poet upfromsumdirt about love, publishing, politics, and his excellent new collection, Deifying a Total Darkness, out now from Harry Tankoos Books.
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As ever, listeners can keep this podcast going by supporting the MPR Patreon. Soundtrack provided by The Minutemen and Bad Brains.
Travis and Alan talk to Zac Smith, author of 50 Barn Poems, about barns, poetry, indie lit, and finding time to write. And Timothy Boudreau reads his story "Little Sister, Why Haven't We Heard from You?"
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Jason and Alan talk anti-presses with Mathilda Cullen and Joseph Rathgeber, the geniuses behind marlskarx and Radical Paper Press. Follow @mathildork and @stolenpaper on twitter. And of course if you like the podcast here's how you can help keep it going: https://www.patreon.com/malarkeypublicradio.
Travis and Alan talk to poets Kyla Houbolt and Stuart Buck about their books. Kyla and Stu read some poems and we yell at the Paris Review and fight about Evelyn Waugh. Plus tips for parents who forget to move the elf on the shelf while the kids are sleeping. For those of you who are on Twitter, please follow @luaz_poet and @stuartmbuck. And you know if you like this podcast you can show us some love on patreon.