A Mouthful of Air: Poetry with Mark McGuinness

A Mouthful of Air: Poetry with Mark McGuinness


Latest Episodes

No Tengo Mas by Mick Delap
November 09, 2021

Mick Delap reads ‘No Tengo Mas’ and discusses the poem with Mark McGuinness. For a full episode transcript go to: https://amouthfulofair.fm/no-tengo-mas-mick-delap

From Troilus and Criseyde by Geoffrey Chaucer
October 25, 2021

Mark McGuinness reads and discusses his translation of the opening lines of Troilus and Criseyde by Geoffrey Chaucer. For a full episode transcript go to: https://amouthfulofair.fm/troilus-and-criseyde-by-geoffrey-chaucer/

Lockdown Sonnet LIX by Jacqueline Saphra
October 12, 2021

Jacqueline Saphra reads ‘Lockdown Sonnet LIX’ and discusses the poem with Mark McGuinness. For a full episode transcript go to: https://amouthfulofair.fm/lockdown-sonnet-lix-by-jacqueline-saphra

The Illusionist by Mark McGuinness
September 28, 2021

Mark McGuinness reads and discusses his poem ‘The Illusionist’. For a full episode transcript go to: https://amouthfulofair.fm/the-illusionist-by-mark-mcguinness/

Metamorphosis by Dom Bury
September 14, 2021

Dom Bury reads ‘Metamorphosis’ and discusses the poem with Mark McGuinness. For a full episode transcript go to: https://amouthfulofair.fm/metamorphosis-by-dom-bury/

Beyond the Last Lamp by Thomas Hardy
August 31, 2021

Mark McGuinness reads and discusses ‘Beyond the Last Lamp’ by Thomas Hardy. For a full episode transcript go to: https://amouthfulofair.fm/beyond-the-last-lamp-by-thomas-hardy/

From The Taxidermist by Shazea Quraishi
August 17, 2021

Shazea Quraishi reads excerpts from The Taxidermist and discusses the sequence with Mark McGuinness For a full episode transcript go to: https://amouthfulofair.fm/the-taxidermist-by-shazea-quraishi/

The Jumblies by Edward Lear
August 03, 2021

Mark McGuinness reads and discusses ‘The Jumblies’ by Edward Lear. For a full episode transcript go to: https://amouthfulofair.fm/the-jumblies-by-edward-lear/

How I Hold the World in This Climate Emergency by Cath Drake
July 23, 2021

Cath Drake reads ‘How I Hold the World in this Climate Emergency’ and discusses the poem with Mark McGuinness. For a full transcript of this episode go to: https://amouthfulofair.fm/how-I-hold-the-world-in-this-climate-emergency-by-cath-drake/

Sonnet 60 by William Shakespeare
July 23, 2021

Mark McGuinness reads and discusses Sonnet 60 by William Shakespeare. For a full episode transcript, go to: https://amouthfulofair.fm/sonnet-60-by-william-shakespeare/