Audio Recording Makoto Ōoka reading his poems in Japanese

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Title
Makoto Ōoka reading his poems in Japanese
Summary
Presents thirteen of Mr. Ōoka's poems read first in English and then in Japanese.
Contributor Names
Ōoka, Makoto, 1931-2017.
Meredith, William, 1919-2007.
Keene, Donald. nrt
Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund.
Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
1979.
Contents
For spring -- The colonel and I -- Morning of birth -- Portrait -- Song of the flame -- Sculptor and stone -- Winter -- A boy -- Invocation to the dead -- The slope of that hill -- You were next to me -- For a girl in springtime -- Because we flow.
Notes
-  In English and Japanese.
-  Title on program: An evening of Japanese poetry.
-  Introduced by William Meredith ; English translations read by Donald Keene.
-  English translations are by Thomas Fitzsimmons and Takako U. Lento.
-  Recorded May 16, 1979, 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 (58 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, full track, mono. ; 10 in. + program information ([3] p.)
Call Number/Physical Location
Tape 12820
Library of Congress Control Number
91740971
Online Format
audio
Description
Presents thirteen of Mr. Ōoka's poems read first in English and then in Japanese.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/91740971
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Ōoka, Makoto, William Meredith, Donald. Nrt Keene, Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. Makoto Ōoka reading his poems in Japanese. 1979. Audio. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/91740971/.

APA citation style:

Ōoka, M., Meredith, W., Keene, D. N., Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund & Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. (1979) Makoto Ōoka reading his poems in Japanese. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/91740971/.

MLA citation style:

Ōoka, Makoto, et al. Makoto Ōoka reading his poems in Japanese. 1979. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/91740971/>.