Audio Recording Readings in Afro-American poetry Gwendolyn Brooks, Michael S. Harper, and Robert Hayden reading their own poems and those of other Afro-American poets.

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Title
Readings in Afro-American poetry Gwendolyn Brooks, Michael S. Harper, and Robert Hayden reading their own poems and those of other Afro-American poets.
Summary
Ms. Brooks, Mr. Harper, and Mr. Hayden read their own poetry and poems by eleven Afro-American poets including Jean Toomer, Countee Cullen, and Sterling Brown. Presented in two sessions: part one: The heritage (first reel); part two: The contemporary achievement (second reel). Stanley Kunitz introduces both sessions.
Contributor Names
Brooks, Gwendolyn, 1917-2000.
Harper, Michael S., 1938-2016.
Hayden, Robert, 1913-1980.
Kunitz, Stanley, 1905-2006.
Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund.
Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
1976.
Subject Headings
-  American poetry--African American authors
-  African Americans--Poetry
Notes
-  Recorded Feb. 23, 1976, 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
2 sound tape reels : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, mono. ; 10 in. + program information ([4] p.)
Call Number/Physical Location
LWO 8895
Digital Id
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.mbrsrs/poetryarch.91740949
Library of Congress Control Number
91740949
Language
English
Online Format
audio
OCLC Number
5628593
Description
Ms. Brooks, Mr. Harper, and Mr. Hayden read their own poetry and poems by eleven Afro-American poets including Jean Toomer, Countee Cullen, and Sterling Brown. Presented in two sessions: part one: The heritage (first reel); part two: The contemporary achievement (second reel). Stanley Kunitz introduces both sessions.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/91740949
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Chicago citation style:

Brooks, Gwendolyn, Michael S Harper, Robert Hayden, Stanley Kunitz, Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. Readings in Afro-American poetry Gwendolyn Brooks, Michael S. Harper, and Robert Hayden reading their own poems and those of other Afro-American poets. 1976. Audio. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/91740949/.

APA citation style:

Brooks, G., Harper, M. S., Hayden, R., Kunitz, S., Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund & Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. (1976) Readings in Afro-American poetry Gwendolyn Brooks, Michael S. Harper, and Robert Hayden reading their own poems and those of other Afro-American poets. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/91740949/.

MLA citation style:

Brooks, Gwendolyn, et al. Readings in Afro-American poetry Gwendolyn Brooks, Michael S. Harper, and Robert Hayden reading their own poems and those of other Afro-American poets. 1976. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/91740949/>.