A tribute to the life and work of the poet Anne Sexton (1928 - 1974). Ruth Hirschman reads poet Denise Levertov's tribute to Sexton, "Light Up the Cave," written shortly after Sexton's death by suicide. Also features a recording of Anne Sexton reading her poems at the YMHA in New York City. The recording of Sexton reading at the YMHA is identical to BB3804.01.
This recording has been digitally preserved as part of Pacifica's American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 grant preservation project, and is available for research and reference . Please contact the archives via telephone: 818-506-1077 or email: americanwomen at pacificaradioarchives dot org for information on how to obtain a copy of this program. Thank you.