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The Simple acts of life

Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.; Public Affairs Television (Firm)
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2009], ©1989.
Series: Power of the word.; Films on Demand.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This program was filmed at the Biennial Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival, where poets gather every two years to read and discuss their work with large audiences of students and fellow poets. In this program, poets Robert Bly, Galway Kinnell, Sharon Olds, Octavio Paz, and William Stafford read and discuss their work. As Robert Bly observes: "Suppose you only knew 15 words. You could still make great poetry out of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Videorecording
Educational films
Internet videos
History
Additional Physical Format: Originally produced:
Public Affairs Television (Firm),1989
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.; Public Affairs Television (Firm)
OCLC Number: 707971356
Notes: Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on April 09, 2009.
Title from distributor's description.
Target Audience: 13 & up.
Description: 1 streaming video file (60 min.) : sd., col., digital file.
Details: System requirements: FOD playback platform.; Mode of access: Internet.
Contents: Poets on Poetry (4:08) --
Robert Bly on Poetry (4:04) --
William Stafford on Poetry (5:30) --
Poet Sharon Olds on Poetry (5:01) --
Poetry of Sharon Olds (4:15) --
Galway Kinnell Reads His Poetry (3:01) --
Galway Kinnell on Poetry (3:57) --
Signature Poem of Galway Kinnell (1:50) --
Poetry Writing (5:12) --
William Stafford Poetry (4:47) --
Octavio Paz on Poetry (4:23) --
Sex in Poetry: Part 1 (3:34) --
Sex in Poetry: Part 2 (4:57).
Series Title: Power of the word.; Films on Demand.
Responsibility: Public Affairs Television (Firm).

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This program was filmed at the Biennial Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival, where poets gather every two years to read and discuss their work with large audiences of students and fellow poets. In this program, poets Robert Bly, Galway Kinnell, Sharon Olds, Octavio Paz, and William Stafford read and discuss their work. As Robert Bly observes: "Suppose you only knew 15 words. You could still make great poetry out of that, if you really felt those words.

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