Audio Recording Howard Nemerov reading his poems in the Montpelier Room, May 3, 1990

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Title
Howard Nemerov reading his poems in the Montpelier Room, May 3, 1990
Summary
As an introduction, Mr. Nemerov makes a brief statement about Senator Spark M. Matsunaga, to whose memory the reading is dedicated.
Contributor Names
Nemerov, Howard.
Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund.
Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
1990.
Contents
From the desk of the laureate, for immediate release -- Origin -- The makers -- Financing the fairy tale -- Epitaph on a school of fiction -- Literature -- Long distance -- Answering back -- Spring poem -- Larkin -- On being asked for a peace poem -- Media -- Ceremony -- Elegy -- Walking the dog -- Poetics -- She -- Adam and Eve in later life -- Witnessing the launch of the shuttle Atlantis -- On an occasion of national mourning -- More joy in Heaven -- Trying conclusions.
Notes
-  Introduced by James H. Billington.
-  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
2 sound tape reels : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, mono. ; 10 in. + 1 descriptive sheet.
Call Number/Physical Location
RWB 9989-9990
Library of Congress Control Number
90741333
Online Format
audio
Description
As an introduction, Mr. Nemerov makes a brief statement about Senator Spark M. Matsunaga, to whose memory the reading is dedicated.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/90741333
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Nemerov, Howard, Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. Howard Nemerov reading his poems in the Montpelier Room, May 3. 1990. Audio. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/90741333/.

APA citation style:

Nemerov, H., Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund & Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. (1990) Howard Nemerov reading his poems in the Montpelier Room, May 3. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/90741333/.

MLA citation style:

Nemerov, Howard, Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. Howard Nemerov reading his poems in the Montpelier Room, May 3. 1990. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/90741333/>.