Audio Recording Reasons for poetry some roles contemporary poets see themselves fulfilling

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Title
Reasons for poetry some roles contemporary poets see themselves fulfilling
Summary
Presents a lecture in which Mr. Meredith attempts to bring together good poets and a reading public with divergent individual poetic tastes. He suggests that a poem should be approached most often with the attitude: I can see this is a good poem and I hope that with some effort I will grow to like it.
Contributor Names
Meredith, William, 1919-2007.
Broderick, John C.
Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund.
Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
1979.
Subject Headings
-  Poetry
Notes
-  Introduced by John C. Broderick.
-  Recorded May 7, 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.
-  Issued also in monograph: Reasons for poetry ; &, The reason for criticism / by William Meredith. Washington : Library of Congress, 1982.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Medium
1 sound tape reel (ca. 60 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, full track, mono. ; 10 in. + program information ([4] p.)
Call Number/Physical Location
PN1055
Tape 12810
Library of Congress Control Number
91740998
Online Format
audio
Description
Presents a lecture in which Mr. Meredith attempts to bring together good poets and a reading public with divergent individual poetic tastes. He suggests that a poem should be approached most often with the attitude: I can see this is a good poem and I hope that with some effort I will grow to like it.
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https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/91740998
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Chicago citation style:

Meredith, William, John C Broderick, Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. Reasons for Poetry Some Roles Contemporary Poets See Themselves Fulfilling. 1979. Audio. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/91740998/.

APA citation style:

Meredith, W., Broderick, J. C., Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund & Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. (1979) Reasons for Poetry Some Roles Contemporary Poets See Themselves Fulfilling. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/91740998/.

MLA citation style:

Meredith, William, et al. Reasons for Poetry Some Roles Contemporary Poets See Themselves Fulfilling. 1979. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/91740998/>.