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Author: Shahid Ali AghaFrank BidartSophie Cabot BlackHenri ColePeter DavisonAll authors
Publisher: [1994]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English
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A celebration of the 60th anniversary of the Academy of American Poets, with readings by 14 poets. Each poet reads from his or her own work and from the work of an Academy member.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Shahid Ali Agha; Frank Bidart; Sophie Cabot Black; Henri Cole; Peter Davison; Deborah Digges; Mark Doty; Erica Funkhouser; Bill Knott; Fred Marchant; David Rivard; Tom Sleigh; Sue Standing; Rosanna Warren; Academy of American Poets.; Harvard University. Department of English and American Literature and Language.; Woodberry Poetry Room (Harvard College Library)
OCLC Number: 32837310
Notes: Sponsored by the Academy of American Poets, the Harvard University Department of English and American Literature and Language, and The Woodberry Poetry Room.
Event notes: Recorded Nov. 18, 1994, in Emerson Hall 105, Harvard University.
Description: 2 videocassettes (98 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Contents: Welcoming remarks / Stratis Haviaras, Bill Wadsworth --
Introductory remarks / Meredith McGill --
Winter landscape / John Berryman ; After the August wedding in Lahor, Pakistan / Agha Shahid Ali (read by Ali) --
Memories of West Street and Lepke / Robert Lowell ; In memory of Joe Brainard / Frank Bidart (read by Bidart) --
Song for the last act / Louise Bogan ; The misunderstanding of nature / Sophie Cabot Black (read by Black) --
Silence / Marianne Moore ; 40 days and 40 nights / Henri Cole (read by Cole) --
Poet to tiger / May Swenson ; The obituary writer / Peter Davison (read by Davison) --
Animal and space / Randall Jarrell ; Broom / Deborah Digges (read by Digges) --
The fish / Elizabeth Bishop ; A display of mackerel / Mark Doty (read by Doty). (cont.) The woodpile / Robert Frost ; Weeping cherry / Erica Funkhouser (read by Funkhouser) --
In a station of the Metro / Ezra Pound ; Finale / Bill Knott (read by Knott) --
The odyssey. Book 6 / Homer, translated by Robert Fitzgerald ; Tipping point / Fred Marchant (read by Marchant) --
Red wings / James Wright ; Emergency exit / David Rivard (read by Rivard) --
The descent / William Carlos Williams ; The souls / Tom Sleigh (read by Sleigh) --
The return / Robert Hayden ; Wittgenstein's prayer / Sue Standing (read by Standing) --
Janet waking / John Crowe Ransom ; Song / Rosanna Warren (read by Warren).
Other Titles: 60 years of American poetry

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A celebration of the 60th anniversary of the Academy of American Poets, with readings by 14 poets. Each poet reads from his or her own work and from the work of an Academy member.

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