Peter Cole

Interviews &

Interviews and Readings (Recordings, Podcasts)

Haaretz Profile (March 2023)

Poetry Off the Shelf: The Book of Possibilities, A Conversation with Helena De Groot (February 2023)

Dialogues: The David Zwirner Podcast, with Marjorie Perloff and Lucas Zwirner, “Art and Poetics” (December 2022)

Zohar Atkins: Meditations, “The War for the Imagination” (Podcast, December 2022)

Counterturn, with Nelson Ruffat: Part I: An Endless Translation, Summer 2022

Counterturn, with Nelson Ruffat: Part II: The Isaac of This Art, Summer 2022

The Cosmic Library: The Bible, Spring 2022

Creativity in Isolation,” Beinecke Library, July 2020

92nd St. Y, Unterberg Poetry Center, March 2018

University of Chicago, Poetry Reading, October 2014

“Bookworm,” KCRW, with Michael Silverblatt, Hymns & Qualms, May 2017

Bookworm,” KCRW, with Michael Silverblatt, The Invention of Influence and The Poetry of Kabbalah, February 2015

“Critical Thinking,” with Andrew Patner, WFMT Radio (Chicago), October 2014

The Nation, May 2012 

Aspen Writers Conference, interview with Rob Spillman,June 2011

My Middle East, Aspen Writers Conference, June 2011

Dodge Poetry Festival 2008

Dodge Poetry Festival 2006 (with Taha Muhammad Ali)

Penn Sound Page: Peter Cole, Readings (2007 and 2012)

The Poetry of Kabbalah, WUNC, Frank Stasio, The State of Things, 2012


Interviews: Print

Commonweal, with Anthony Domestico (Spring 2018)

Juked, with Michael Barach (Spring 2016)

Paris Review, with Joshua Cohen (Summer 2015)

Bookslut, with Annie Kantar (November 2013)

Bomb Magazine, with Ben Lerner (Fall 2008)

Ready Steady Book, with Mark Thwaite (The Dream of the Poem, 2007)


Poems, Translations, and Prose 

At the Poetry Foundation website

At the Academy of American Poets website

Two Poems from Harpers November 2021