Audio Recording Donald Hall and Etheridge Knight reading their poems

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Title
Donald Hall and Etheridge Knight reading their poems
Summary
Author Donald Hall reads from his poetry, including the poems Christmas Eve in Whitneyville, The great day, and The cup. Mississippi-born and onetime prisoner Etheridge Knight reads from his poems revealing his unique talents for internal rhyme. Library of Congress Poetry Consultant Gwendolyn Brooks introduces both poets.
Contributor Names
Hall, Donald, 1928-2018.
Brooks, Gwendolyn, 1917-2000.
Knight, Etheridge, 1931-1991.
Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund.
Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
1986.
Subject Headings
-  American poetry--20th century
Notes
-  Recorded Feb. 25, 1986, in the Coolidge Auditorium at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C.
-  Sponsored by the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
-  Recorded for the Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Medium
1 sound tape reel (ca. 60 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, mono. ; 10 in. + 1 descriptive sheet.
Call Number/Physical Location
PS615
RWB 2277
Library of Congress Control Number
88740105
Online Format
audio
Description
Author Donald Hall reads from his poetry, including the poems Christmas Eve in Whitneyville, The great day, and The cup. Mississippi-born and onetime prisoner Etheridge Knight reads from his poems revealing his unique talents for internal rhyme. Library of Congress Poetry Consultant Gwendolyn Brooks introduces both poets.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/88740105
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Chicago citation style:

Hall, Donald, Gwendolyn Brooks, Etheridge Knight, Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. Donald Hall and Etheridge Knight reading their poems. 1986. Audio. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/88740105/.

APA citation style:

Hall, D., Brooks, G., Knight, E., Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund & Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. (1986) Donald Hall and Etheridge Knight reading their poems. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/88740105/.

MLA citation style:

Hall, Donald, et al. Donald Hall and Etheridge Knight reading their poems. 1986. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/88740105/>.