Audio Recording Robert Pinsky reading selections from the anthology, Americans' favorite poems, the Favorite Poem Project and discussing them in the Mumford Room, Library of Congress, Oct. 7, 1999

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Title
Robert Pinsky reading selections from the anthology, Americans' favorite poems, the Favorite Poem Project and discussing them in the Mumford Room, Library of Congress, Oct. 7, 1999
Summary
Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky reads fifteen poems from the anthology, Americans' favorite poems, and concludes the program with two of his own poems not included in the anthology.
Contributor Names
Pinsky, Robert. prf
Favorite Poem Project (U.S.)
Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
1999.
Contents
Will, lost in a sea of trouble / by Archilochos ; Kenneth Rexroth, tr. -- Everything the power of the world does is done in a circle / by Black Elk (from the Sioux, as told through John G. Neihardt) -- Eternity / by William Blake -- The Ecchoing green / by William Blake -- We real cool / by Gwendolyn Brooks -- Facing it / by Yusef Komunyakaa -- Eros turannos / by Edwin Arlington Robinson -- Otherwise / by Jane Kenyon -- Those winter Sundays / by Robert Hayden -- Names of horses / by Donald Hall -- The windhover / by Gerald Manley Hopkins -- I may, I might, I must / by Marianne Moore -- Poetry / by Marianne Moore -- The snow man / by Wallace Stevens -- Entrance / by Rainer Maria Bilke ; Edward Snow, tr. -- Samurai song ; The green piano / Robert Pinsky.
Subject Headings
-  Poetry
Notes
-  Prosser Gifford introduces the program.
-  Recorded for the Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  Playback copy. Washington, DC. : Library of Congress Magnetic Recording Laboratory, 1999. 1 sound cassette : digital ; 2 1/2 x 3 in.
Medium
1 sound tape reel (ca. 90 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, mono. ; 10 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
RGA 4435 (playback copy)
RWE 1986 (preservation master)
Digital Id
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.mbrsrs/poetryarch.99470350
Library of Congress Control Number
99470350
Language
English
Online Format
audio
OCLC Number
11829910
Description
Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky reads fifteen poems from the anthology, Americans' favorite poems, and concludes the program with two of his own poems not included in the anthology.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/99470350
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Chicago citation style:

Pinsky, Robert. Prf, U.S Favorite Poem Project, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. Robert Pinsky reading selections from the anthology, Americans' favorite poems, the Favorite Poem Project and discussing them in the Mumford Room, Library of Congress, Oct. 7. 1999. Audio. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/99470350/.

APA citation style:

Pinsky, R. P., Favorite Poem Project, U. S. & Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. (1999) Robert Pinsky reading selections from the anthology, Americans' favorite poems, the Favorite Poem Project and discussing them in the Mumford Room, Library of Congress, Oct. 7. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/99470350/.

MLA citation style:

Pinsky, Robert. Prf, U.S Favorite Poem Project, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. Robert Pinsky reading selections from the anthology, Americans' favorite poems, the Favorite Poem Project and discussing them in the Mumford Room, Library of Congress, Oct. 7. 1999. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/99470350/>.