Tom Crawford and Catherine Segurson on the Poetry show

Host Dennis Morton welcomed two guests to the Poetry Show on October 4, 2015. One was Catamaran Fall 2015 Issue contributor, poet Tom Crawford, who came to read from and discuss his new book, Caging the Robin. The other guest was Catherine Segurson, creator and editor of a true Santa Cruz treasure –  Catamaran Literary Reader. To hear the one hour podcast tune in here:

Catamaran Writing Conference 2015 - Live Interviews with Instructors

Nurturing the New in Consciousness, the Arts, and Culture

with host Robin White Turtle Lysne, M.A., M.F.A., Ph.D.

This week's show on Evolve! features the Catamaran Writing Conference at Pebble Beach, which offers writers a chance to emerse themselves in literary history of the Central Coast while working on their poetry, or prose. This year the 2015 conference featured teachers such as: Ellen Bass, Jerico Brown, Christian KieferElizabeth McKenzieScott HutchinsJohn StraleyRobin HemleyFrances Lefkowitz. Set on the beautiful campus of Robert Louis Stevenson School, the four day conference offers workshops on craft, lectures, trips to Cannery Row - John Steinbeck’s inspiration, to Tor House of Robinson Jeffers, and Point Lobos, as well as Spoken Word drop in workshops, a Karen Joy Fowler lecture, student/faculty readings, and so much more. Interviews of the Founding Director, Catherine Segurson and many of the teachers are highlighted in this program of Evolve!  You can listen to the podcast here:


December 17, 2012 - Catamaran Launches From KUSP's Poetry Show

On December 17, 2012, fearless captain of Catamaran Literary Reader, Catherine Segurson appeared on KUSP's poetry show as a guest. KUSP is a Central Coast public radio station operated out of the Monterey Bay area. Since this time, Catherine has gone on to be a regular guest host of the poetry show and has appeared with such poets as Killarney Clarey, Alyssa Young, and Catamaran editor Zack Rogow. 
The December 17th launch of Catamaran on KUSP can be found here.

June 2, 2014 - Catherine Segurson Returns to KUSP to unveil Catamaran Issue 6

On June 2nd, 2014, editor and creator of Catamaran Literary Reader Catherine Segurson returns to KUSP public radio to unveil the sixth installment of our quarterly publication. In this installment, Catherine reads Stage Ride to Tassajara by Kari Wergeland, Ritual by Elizabeth Bradfield, and many others including Catamaran by Paul Muldoon.
You can access Catherine's June 2nd appearance here.

July 27, 2014 - Catherine Segurson Hosts KUSP's Poetry Show with Guest Beverly Burch

On July 27th, 2014, Catamaran Literary Reader founder and editor Catherine Segurson flies solo and hosts KUSP's poetry show with guest Beverly Burch. Beverly had previously had her poem First, the Breaking published in Catamaran Literary Reader's fifth issue and appears here to showcase her collection How A Mirage Works.
You can listen to Catherine's debut with Beverly here.

August 24, 2014 - Lisa Allen Ortiz joins Catherine Segurson on KUSP

On August 24th, 2014, Catamaran Literary Reader founder and editor Catherine Segurson returns to host KUSP's radio show. This time she is joined by poet Lisa Allen Ortiz who was previously published in Catamaran Literary Reader's fifth issue with her poem The Beginner's Guide to Birding. This time she joins Catherine to showcase her collection Self Portrait as a Clock as well as sharing new unpublished work. 
You can listen to Catherine and Lisa here.