Audio Recording Edward Field and Michael S. Harper reading and discussing their poems

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Title
Edward Field and Michael S. Harper reading and discussing their poems
Summary
Mr. Field reads one poem from his collection entitled Eskimo songs and stories; one from Stand up, friend, with me; five from A full heart; and two from Variety photoplays. Mr. Harper reads two poems from his collection entitled Dear John, dear Coltrane; two from Song, I want a witness; two from History is your own heartbeat; and two from Nightmare begins responsibility. Stanley Kunitz introduces the poets and moderates the discussion.
Contributor Names
Field, Edward, 1924-
Kunitz, Stanley, 1905-2006.
Harper, Michael S., 1938-2016.
Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund.
Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
1975.
Contents
Mr. Fields reads: Grandma takes a foster child -- Donkeys -- Roaches -- Sharks -- The lost dance -- In England -- Passover meditation -- The bride of Frankenstein -- Giant Pacific octopus --
Mr. Harper reads: Dear John, dear Coltrane -- Last affair: Bessie's blues song -- Here where Coltrane is -- Grandfather -- We assume -- Nightmare begins responsibility -- Kneading -- Birds lives: Charles Parker in St. Louis.
Notes
-  Recorded Mar. 31, 1975, 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.
Medium
1 sound tape reel (97 min., 30 sec.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, mono. ; 10 in. + program notes with contents ([2] p.)
Call Number/Physical Location
Tape 8369
Digital Id
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.gdc/gdcarpl.91740791
Library of Congress Control Number
91740791
Language
English
Online Format
audio
OCLC Number
5628436
Description
Mr. Field reads one poem from his collection entitled Eskimo songs and stories; one from Stand up, friend, with me; five from A full heart; and two from Variety photoplays. Mr. Harper reads two poems from his collection entitled Dear John, dear Coltrane; two from Song, I want a witness; two from History is your own heartbeat; and two from Nightmare begins responsibility. Stanley Kunitz introduces the poets and moderates the discussion.
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https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/91740791
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Chicago citation style:

Field, Edward, Stanley Kunitz, Michael S Harper, Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. Edward Field and Michael S. Harper reading and discussing their poems. 1975. Audio. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/91740791/.

APA citation style:

Field, E., Kunitz, S., Harper, M. S., Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund & Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. (1975) Edward Field and Michael S. Harper reading and discussing their poems. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/91740791/.

MLA citation style:

Field, Edward, et al. Edward Field and Michael S. Harper reading and discussing their poems. 1975. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/91740791/>.