David Garrison reads Robert Brimm's poem, "Culture Lunch."

Conrad Balliet reads Eric Blanchard's poem, "An Ubi Sunt For The Bees."

Conrad Balliet reads Ed Davis' poem, "Epitaph."

What is Appalachia? Do you know the answer to that question? The answer might surprise you. Neil Carpathios moved to southern Ohio and was intrigued. He has compiled a collection of poetry and prose with an Appalachian flavor. Listen to this interview and you'll discover the geographic definition of the region and you'll also obtain a feel for the distinctive literary vibes that Appalachia can evoke.

Mary Jo White reads her poem, "Penelope."

Conrad Balliet reads two poems by Ron Palmer, "I'm Sorry" and "Free Me Lord."

David Garrison reads David Petreman's poem, "Living Large."

Maxine Skuba reads her poem, "Big Fat Poem."

Lori Gravley reads Marian Schwilk-Thomas' poem, "Abundance of Silence."

Judy Johnson reads her poem, "Day's End."