Audio Recording Dorianne Laux and Gregory Orr reading their poems with comment in the Montpelier Room, Library of Congress, March 15, 2001

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Title
Dorianne Laux and Gregory Orr reading their poems with comment in the Montpelier Room, Library of Congress, March 15, 2001
Summary
Ms. Laux reads from her recently published collection entitled Smoke, two of her "sex poems," and two recently written unpublished poems. Mr. Orr reads from his collected works, City of salt and Orpheus and Eurydice, some recently written unpublished poems, and his sequence entitled Psalms.
Contributor Names
Laux, Dorianne.
Orr, Gregory.
Gray, Patricia H.
Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress)
Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund.
Created / Published
2001.
Contents
Dorianne Laux reads: Smoke ; Fire starter ; Vacation sex ; The crossing ; Pearl ; Democracy ; Some spring ; Life is beautiful -- Gregory Orr reads: The litany ; Everything (for my mother) ; A la mystériuex ; City of salt ; The entrance to the underworld ; When I first saw her ; When I was alive ; The ghosts listen to Orpheus sing ; Once the two of us ; His grief ; If there's a God ; To my father dying ; Trama storm ; Screaming out loud ; I praise ; Tin cup.
Notes
-  Welcoming remarks and introduction to the poets, Patricia H. Gray.
-  Recorded for the Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature.
-  Sponsored by the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  Playback copy. Washington, DC. : Library of Congress Magnetic Recording Laboratory, 2001. 1 sound cassette : digital ; 2 1/2 x 3 in.
Medium
1 sound tape reel (75 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, mono. ; 10 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
RGA 7886 (playback copy)
RWE 1865 (preservation master)
Library of Congress Control Number
2001658639
Online Format
audio
Description
Ms. Laux reads from her recently published collection entitled Smoke, two of her "sex poems," and two recently written unpublished poems. Mr. Orr reads from his collected works, City of salt and Orpheus and Eurydice, some recently written unpublished poems, and his sequence entitled Psalms.
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https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2001658639
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Laux, Dorianne, Gregory Orr, Patricia H Gray, Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature, and Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund. Dorianne Laux and Gregory Orr reading their poems with comment in the Montpelier Room, Library of Congress. 2001. Audio. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2001658639/.

APA citation style:

Laux, D., Orr, G., Gray, P. H., Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature & Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund. (2001) Dorianne Laux and Gregory Orr reading their poems with comment in the Montpelier Room, Library of Congress. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2001658639/.

MLA citation style:

Laux, Dorianne, et al. Dorianne Laux and Gregory Orr reading their poems with comment in the Montpelier Room, Library of Congress. 2001. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2001658639/>.