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Marin Poets Live! is a public access television show presented by Marin County Free Library and features host Neshama Franklin, who works at the Fairfax Library. The show introduces local Marin poets and delves into their reasons for writing and the influence that living in Marin County has had on their poetry. The monthly show appears the second Thursday of each month at 7:30pm PST. Check the Community Media Center of Marin for schedules.

The interview with Jacqueline Kudler aired on Marin Poets Live! on Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 7:30pm. (Credits - Director: Nancy Finston, Cameras: Lori Greenleaf, Technical Director: Brad Flaharty, Producers: Neshama Franklin and Brian Jones).

Watch the archived episode and read Jacqueline Kudler's biography and bibliography below.

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Jacqueline Kudler

Jacqueline Kudler lives in Sausalito, California and teaches classes in memoir writing and literature at the College of Marin in Kentfield.

Her poems have appeared in numerous reviews, magazines, and anthologies and she has published two poetry collections. For many years she also wrote hiking columns with her sister, Arlene Stark, that appeared in the Pacific Sun.


  • 2010 - Marin Poetry Center Calliope Lifetime Achievement Award
  • 2005 - Marin Arts Council Board Award in 2005