Audio Recording Jack Gilbert reading his poems with comment in the Recording Laboratory, Nov. 7, 1963

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Title
Jack Gilbert reading his poems with comment in the Recording Laboratory, Nov. 7, 1963
Summary
Mr. Gilbert reads from his first volume of poems, Views of Jeopardy, as well as from his unpublished poems (Singing in My Mountains, What is There to Say?, The Plundering of Circe, Islands and Figs, Beauty, and Bartleby at the Wall).
Contributor Names
Gilbert, Jack, 1925-2012.
Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
1963.
Contents
Singing in my Mountains (sections 1-5: For Example (min. 00:31); Quality is a Kind of Exile (min. 02:48); Another Grandfather (min. 4:14); The Abnormal is Not Courage (min. 08:56); Singing in My Difficult Mountains (min. 11:21)); What is there to say? (min. 13:14); Lions (min.14:19); The First Morning of the World on Long Island (min. 16:13);The Plundering of Circe (min. 17:21); Don Giovanni on His Way to Hell I (min. 19:51); Don Giovanni on His Way to Hell II (min. 22:00); And She Waiting (min. 25:34); Islands and Figs (min. 27:13); It May Be No One Should Be Opened (min. 30:10); County Musician (min. 31:59); Elephants (min. 34:12); I'll Try and Explain About the Fear (min. 37:35); Beauty (min. 40:30); Bartleby at the Wall (min. 42:07); On Growing Old in San Francisco (43:49); The Whiteness, the Sound, and Alcibiades (min. 47:20).
Notes
-  Introduced by Howard Nemerov.
-  Recorded for the Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature.
-  Literary recording, rev., enl. ed., p. 89.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Medium
1 sound tape reel : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 1 track, mono. ; 10 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
LWO 4144
Library of Congress Control Number
94838405
Language
English
Online Format
audio
OCLC Number
5732783
Description
Mr. Gilbert reads from his first volume of poems, Views of Jeopardy, as well as from his unpublished poems (Singing in My Mountains, What is There to Say?, The Plundering of Circe, Islands and Figs, Beauty, and Bartleby at the Wall).
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/94838405
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Chicago citation style:

Gilbert, Jack, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. Jack Gilbert reading his poems with comment in the Recording Laboratory, Nov. 7. 1963. Audio. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/94838405/.

APA citation style:

Gilbert, J. & Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. (1963) Jack Gilbert reading his poems with comment in the Recording Laboratory, Nov. 7. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/94838405/.

MLA citation style:

Gilbert, Jack, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. Jack Gilbert reading his poems with comment in the Recording Laboratory, Nov. 7. 1963. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/94838405/>.