Audio Recording William Stafford reading his poems in the Coolidge Auditorium, Oct. 5, 1970

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Title
William Stafford reading his poems in the Coolidge Auditorium, Oct. 5, 1970
Summary
Mr. Stafford reads poems from his various collections: Traveling through the dark, Allegiances, and The rescued year, as well as some uncollected poems.
Contributor Names
Stafford, William, 1914-1993.
Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund.
Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
1970.
Contents
A dedication -- Religion back home -- A walk in the country -- One home -- Report to Crazy Horse -- Passing remark -- At the un-national monument -- In the night desert -- Found in a storm -- Confession of a reader -- Elegy -- The poets' annual indigence report -- At the grave of my brother -- A gesture toward an unfound renaissance -- The star in the hills -- Reaching out to turn on a light -- Fall wind -- A message from the wanderer.
Notes
-  Introduced by L. Quincy Mumford.
-  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.
-  Literary recordings, rev., enl. ed., p. 237-238.
-  Sound cassette playback copy. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress Magnetic Recording Laboratory, 1970. 1 sound cassette : analog.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Medium
1 sound tape reel (52 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 1 track, mono. ; 10 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
LWO 6128
RYB 5742 (sound cassette playback copy)
Library of Congress Control Number
94838907
Online Format
audio
Description
Mr. Stafford reads poems from his various collections: Traveling through the dark, Allegiances, and The rescued year, as well as some uncollected poems.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/94838907
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Stafford, William, Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. William Stafford reading his poems in the Coolidge Auditorium, Oct. 5. 1970. Audio. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/94838907/.

APA citation style:

Stafford, W., Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund & Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. (1970) William Stafford reading his poems in the Coolidge Auditorium, Oct. 5. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/94838907/.

MLA citation style:

Stafford, William, Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. William Stafford reading his poems in the Coolidge Auditorium, Oct. 5. 1970. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/94838907/>.