Audio Recording Karen Alkalay-Gut and Jorie Graham reading their poems in the Montpelier Room, Library of Congress, Oct. 19, 1995

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Title
Karen Alkalay-Gut and Jorie Graham reading their poems in the Montpelier Room, Library of Congress, Oct. 19, 1995
Summary
Ms. Alkalay-Gut reads from her collected volumes: Mechitza, Recipes: love soup and other poems, and Ignorant armies. Ms. Graham reads from her collected volumes: Erosion, Region of unlikeness, and Materialism.
Contributor Names
Alkalay-Gut, Karen.
Graham, Jorie, 1950-
Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund.
Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
1995.
Contents
Ms. Alkalay-Gut reads: I'm so glad -- Cover me -- Here in this dark sweet forest -- I explain Darwin to the rebbe -- Night travel -- The war -- The keepers of my youth -- Stroke -- Transportation -- Love song -- Love soup -- Sympathy for the devil -- To one in Beirut -- Summer 1990 -- Fear and I were born twins -- January 1991 civil defense -- Custom -- The paranormal in our daily lives -- Reader response -- I won't bite -- After making love --
Ms. Graham reads: Two paintings by Gustav Klimt -- Self portrait of hurry and delay : Penelope at her loom -- Act III, sc. 2 -- The visible world -- The fallen angel.
Notes
-  Welcoming remarks, Prosser Gifford; introduction of poets, Robert Hass.
-  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 (ca. 90 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, mono. ; 10 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
RWC 9495
Library of Congress Control Number
95770505
Online Format
audio
Description
Ms. Alkalay-Gut reads from her collected volumes: Mechitza, Recipes: love soup and other poems, and Ignorant armies. Ms. Graham reads from her collected volumes: Erosion, Region of unlikeness, and Materialism.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/95770505
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Alkalay-Gut, Karen, Jorie Graham, Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. Karen Alkalay-Gut and Jorie Graham reading their poems in the Montpelier Room, Library of Congress. 1995. Audio. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/95770505/.

APA citation style:

Alkalay-Gut, K., Graham, J., Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund & Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. (1995) Karen Alkalay-Gut and Jorie Graham reading their poems in the Montpelier Room, Library of Congress. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/95770505/.

MLA citation style:

Alkalay-Gut, Karen, et al. Karen Alkalay-Gut and Jorie Graham reading their poems in the Montpelier Room, Library of Congress. 1995. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/95770505/>.