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“The Poetry Show” has been a regular show on KRFC since its beginning, and continues to be a staple of KRFC’s local arts programming. The Poetry Show is an hour-long, interview format show featuring a local poet reading her/his recent work. The Poetry Show airs live on the 1st, 3rd, and 5th Sundays of each month from 6pm-7pm. Listeners can tune in on their radio dial at 88.9 fm in Fort Collins, or listen streaming online at The Poetry Show features poetics across a wide spectrum and aims to bring listeners a wild diversity of poetic voices. Poets interested in appearing on The Poetry Show should send an updated bio and a sample of their work to Susie at The Poetry Show usually books 3-6 months in advance. To view upcoming guests on the show click on The Poetry Show Calendar.

About Susie Martinez:
Susie Martinez is a poet and social activist living in Fort Collins, Colorado. She began helping Dona Stein host, produce, and coordinate The Poetry Show in 2011, and took over hosting, producing, and programming the show in 2013. She has her MFA degree in Poetry from Colorado State University, where she spent three years teaching writing before entering the world of social advocacy. What she loves about poetry is its ability to give voice to that which would have otherwise remained silent and overlooked.