Audio Recording Marvin Bell and Shirley Kaufman reading their poems in the Coolidge Auditorium, Mar. 24, 1981

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Title
Marvin Bell and Shirley Kaufman reading their poems in the Coolidge Auditorium, Mar. 24, 1981
Contributor Names
Bell, Marvin, 1937-
Kumin, Maxine, 1925-2014.
Kaufman, Shirley.
Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund.
Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
1981.
Contents
Mr. Bell reads: From Stars which see, stars which do not see: The self and the mulberry ; The mystery of Emily Dickinson ; Stars which see, stars which do not see ; To no one in particular -- From These green-going-to-yellow: Life ; Someone is probably dead ; During the war ; Sun shadows ; A motor ; What they do to you in distant places ; Florence ; To an adolescent weeping willow ; These green-going-to-yellow --
Ms. Kaufman reads: From From one life to another: The way ; Lawrence at Taos -- From Gold country: Nechama -- From The floor keeps turning: Mothers, daughters -- Perfection -- From Claims [unpublished at the time of the reading]: Next to the U.N. compound ; Fridays my father ; Keep trying to tell them ; This is a city of exiles ; My mother remembered how she sat ; The sun calls attention to itself ; The driver on the egged bus ; At ten, the siren warns us ; Her hand's on her neck ; I am digging a hole for the family tree ; Jerusalem is a melon ; I go to the center of the world ; Love, when you hold me ; Trees find their shapes again.
Notes
-  Introduced by Maxine Kumin.
-  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. + program information ([5] p.)
Call Number/Physical Location
RWA 0531-0532
Library of Congress Control Number
91740655
Online Format
audio
Description
Introduced by Maxine Kumin. 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.
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https://lccn.loc.gov/91740655
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Chicago citation style:

Bell, Marvin, Maxine Kumin, Shirley Kaufman, Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. Marvin Bell and Shirley Kaufman reading their poems in the Coolidge Auditorium. 1981. Audio. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/91740655/.

APA citation style:

Bell, M., Kumin, M., Kaufman, S., Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund & Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. (1981) Marvin Bell and Shirley Kaufman reading their poems in the Coolidge Auditorium. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/91740655/.

MLA citation style:

Bell, Marvin, et al. Marvin Bell and Shirley Kaufman reading their poems in the Coolidge Auditorium. 1981. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/91740655/>.