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A celebration of poetry in American life

Author: Rita DoveRobert PinskyRobert HassWhite House Millennium Council (U.S.)National Endowment for the Humanities.All authors
Publisher: Washington, DC : White House Millennium Council, 1998.
Series: Millennium evenings at the White House, 3.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : National government publication   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Poets Laureate recite excerpts of famous poems and speak about the evolution of poetry through the century. The President and Mrs. Clinton and members of the audience read their favorite poems and participate in the discussion"-- Container.
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Material Type: Government publication, National government publication, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Rita Dove; Robert Pinsky; Robert Hass; White House Millennium Council (U.S.); National Endowment for the Humanities.; Sun Microsystems.; Howard Gilman Foundation.
OCLC Number: 42905599
Notes: Sponsored by the National Endowment for the Humanities, Sun Microsystems, and the Howard Gilman Foundation.
Credits: Director, Turner Bridgforth ; producer, Roger Peterson.
Performer(s): Hosts: President and Mrs. Clinton ; Poets Laureate: Rita Dove, Robert Hass, Robert Pinsky.
Description: 1 videocassette (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Millennium evenings at the White House, 3.
Other Titles: Poets Laureate :
Responsibility: White House Millennium Council.

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"Poets Laureate recite excerpts of famous poems and speak about the evolution of poetry through the century. The President and Mrs. Clinton and members of the audience read their favorite poems and participate in the discussion"-- Container.

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