Walt Whitman 3 Tape Set

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Walt Whitman 3 Tape Set
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Walt Whitman 3 tape set: TAPE 1-(90 min.total) 1959 radio documentary on his romantic writing and its impact on American letters (49 min.) [BB0732.13]; 1963 "SEA DRIFT" / by Walt Whitman. Reading of his poem by Eric Vaughn, followed by music inspired by the poem (37 min.) [BB0824]; TAPE 2-(63 min.) 1971Jascha Kessler reads and discusses the prophetic nature of Whitman's writings.[BC0437.02]; TAPE 3-(62 min.) 1975 Poems that trace the development of Whitman's concept of adhesiveness and fix the central place of homosexuality in his work, read by Rondald Gold. [IZ0014]

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Los Angeles, Pacifica Radio Archives, 2001
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