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BB3804.01 Anne Sexton reads at the Poetry Center

Anne Sexton reads some of her work before an audience at the Poetry Center of the 92nd St. YM-...

American Women -- Poetry WBAI, May 11, 1965.
BB3804.11 Jean Garrigue reads at the Poetry Center

Poet Jean Garrigue (1912 - 1972), author of five volumes of poetry, including the recently...

American Women -- Poetry WBAI, March 28, 1965.
IZ1364 St. Mark's Poetry Project: 1976 New Year's day (Parts 1 and 2 only)

Recording of the annual benefit performance for the St. Mark's Poetry Project on January 1...

American Women -- Poetry WBAI, February 20, 1976
IZ1357 Manhattan Theatre Club poetry cabaret

This is a recording of the Manhattan Theatre Club's "Writers in performance"...

American Women -- Poetry WBAI, August 22, 1979
BB3804.09 May Swenson reads at the Poetry Center

This is a recording of May Swenson (1913 - 1989) reading from her own work at the YM-YWHA Poetry...

American Women -- Poetry, American Women -- Lesbians WBAI, August 12, 1966.
BB3804.02 Marianne Moore reads at the Poetry Center

In this program, the well-known American poet, Marianne Moore, reads from her work before an...

American Women -- Poetry WBAI, April 8, 1965.
BC2361 Maureen Owen reads her poetry

Poet Maureen Owen (b. 1943) reads selections from her own work. She is the author of two books...

American Women -- Poetry WBAI, 1975 (day unknown)
BC0897 May fare for fair May

A collection of Baroque and Renaissance madrigals including Alfred Deller, and poetry of Sir...

American Women -- Poetry KPFK, May 1, 1972
BC1776 Rhyme and reason

English actress Rohan McCullough is interviewed by Barbara Kraft and discusses and then reads...

American Women -- Poetry, American Women -- Theater KPFK, March 11, 1974
BC0950 Daisy Aldan reads her poetry

Poet Daisy Aldan describes her style of poetry and reads selections from her collection "...

American Women -- Poetry KPFK, February 2, 1972
BC0889 House of Incest

Author and novelist Anaïs Nin (1903-1977) reads her prose poem "House of Incest."

American Women -- Poetry KPFK, February 1972
BB1989.01 Lenore Kandel and Stephen Vincent; introduced by Dave Gitty

POETS THEATRE / Lenore Kandel and Stephen Vincent read their own work. Miss Kandel also reads a...

American Women -- Poetry KPFA, September 17, 1968
AZ0891 Evening reading : the Arab apocalypse / written and read by Etel Adnian ; produced by Nancy Delaney.

Selected readings from the American-Lebanese poet, introduced by publisher Simone Fattal. The...

KZ1421 William Oandason / interviewed by Jeannie Poole.

Native American poet of the Northern Yuki tribe discusses his life, education, and artistic...

SZ0544 New letters : poem for the day / produced by Rebekah Presson ; narrated by Trish Reeves.

Ongoing monthly program which features short sections of poetry for every day of the work week....


Only current month in the archive.

SZ0547.05 Collected poems and the rain in the trees / W.S. Merwin ; produced by Tom Vitale.

Series in which writers read and discuss their work. In this program W.S. Merwin reeds from his...

SZ0547.13 April Galleons / John Ashberry ; produced by Tom Vitale.

Series in which writers read and discuss their work. In this program John Ashberry reads his...

WZ0048 Death, love, and other poetic inspiration / Marvin Bell ; interviewed by Grace Cavalieri.

Discussion with a poet.

WPFW, Mar. 10, 1977.
SZ0064 Poetry of Vietnam vets.

Poetry readings.

WBUR, 1976.
BC1229 Three poems in words and song / introduced by Frank Coffee.

Poems read in original language with English translation with musical setting following.


Le Spectre de la Rose / Theophile Gautier in French with English translation, song by Hector...

WBAI, 9 Sept. 1972.
BB5350 Absalom and Achitophel / by John Dryden ; read by Paul Scofield.

Reading of Dryden's poem.

WBAI, 9 Oct. 1962.
BB3660 On his badness / Joseph Busch ; introduced by Professor Rance Crow.

Poet reads his own work.|ON HIS BADNESS / Joseph Busch| introduced by Professor Rance Crow...


The Grosse and The Kleine poem cycles.

WBAI, 9 May 1963.
BB5331 Joan Larkin reading her poems.

Poet reading her works.

WBAI, 9 Mar. 1972.
BB3668 The Real / by McGonagill ; read by Fredi Dundee.

Poetry reading.

WBAI, 9 July 1962.
BB3779.01 Brecht's career in songs and poems / Eric Bentley.

Examination of Brecht's life through his own work.|BRECHT'S CAREER IN SONGS AND POEMS...

WBAI, 9 Jan. 1964.
BB3769 Nathalie Sarraute at the YMWHA Poetry Center / introduced by Susan Sontag.

French novelist and dramatist Nathalie Sarraute (1900 - 1999) discusses her work and her...

American Women -- Authors and journalists, American Women -- International women WBAI, 9 Apr. 1964.
BB4082 I had no idea to become a poet / Anthony Stowers.

Black prison poet reads selections from his work.

WBAI, 8 Mar. 1969.
BB3690 Subway poems : paraphenalia / written and read by Gregg Foster.

Poet reads selections of his own work.

WBAI, 8 June 1967.
BB3673 Philip Booth.

Poet reads from his collections Letter From a Distant Land and The Islanders.

WBAI, 8 Apr. 1963.
BB3657 Poet May Swenson reads from her book To Mix With Time

Poet May Swenson (1913-1989) reads selections from her forthcoming book of new and selected...

American Women -- Poetry WBAI, 7 Sept. 1962.
BC2320 Nelson Canton reads his poetry.

Poet reads selections from his work.

WBAI, 7 July 1975.
BC0343 Joseph Heller at the Poetry Center.

Author reads selections of his poetry.

WBAI, 7 Dec. 1970.
BB3720 Three documentary poems / by John Giorno.

Poet reads three of his works.


Groovy and Linda / Joy Bang -- Lucky man / Paul Ide -- Purple heart / Joy Bang and Michael...

WBAI, 7 Dec. 1969.
BB3479 McCarthy the poet.

Senator Eugene McCarthy reads selections of his poetry.

WBAI, 6 Oct. 1970.
BB3493 Poetry by seventh and eighth grade students at J.H.S. 271 / produced by Julius Lester.

Readings of poems by Black and Puerto Rican students with an interview with a teacher who was...

WBAI, 6 Nov. 1968.
BB3339 Behold Goliath / written and read by Alfred Chester.

Poet reads his own work.|BEHOLD GOLIATH / written and read by Alfred Chester...

WBAI, 6 Nov. 1962.
BB3400 Kenneth Koch reads from his poetry and plays.

Author reads from his own works.

WBAI, 6 May 1967.
BB4051 Dennis Dunn reads.

Poet reads selections from his own work.

WBAI, 6 Mar. 1970.
BB3365 Louis Macneice reads from his own works / introduced by Dick Elman.

Poet reads selections of his work.


The Muse -- Dublin -- From the hand of snaps -- Bagpipe music -- From Autumn journal -- The...

WBAI, 5 Nov. 1963.
BB3687 Some things slipped idly from me / written and read by Alfred Rothschild.

Author reads his own sonnets, both serious and satirical.

WBAI, 5 May 1966.
BC2344 The Voice of Paul Metcalf / interviewed by Mark Weiss.

Poet reads and discusses his work.

WBAI, 4 July 1975.
BB3310 From the Yiddish / by Morris Rosenfeld ; translated and read by Aaron Kramer.

Reading of selected of Rosenfeld poems in commemoration of his birth.

WBAI, 4 Dec. 1961.
BB0972 G.C. Ogden reads a selction of her poetry.

Poet reads her own work.|G.C. ODEN READS SELECTIONS OF HER POETRY...

WBAI, 31 July 1962.
BB3659 Yves Bonnefoy : poems / read by Galway Kinnell.

Poetry reading.|YVES BONNEFOY| POEMS / read by Galway Kinnell...

WBAI, 30 Mar. 1963.
BC2343 An Evening with Judge Bruce Wright and friends / hosted by Harry Belafonte.

William Kunstler, Dennis Banks and Jennifer Dorn read their poetry to benefit Wright, threatened...

WBAI, 30 June 1975.
BB3629 The Form of loss : and other poems / written and read by Edgar Bowers.

Poet reads selections of his own work.|THE FORM OF LOSS, AND OTHER POEMS / written and read by...

WBAI, 30 June 1963.
BB3478 The Poems of Shuntaro Tanikawa.

Harold Wright, Patricia Newman, Andrea Miller, and Tanikawa Shuntaro read selections of Tanikawa...

WBAI, 3 Sept. 1970.
BB3712 Marco Antonio Montes de Oca.

Reading of his poetry.

WBAI, 28 Sept. 1968.
BC2660 An evening with Maya Angelou / produced by Lin Harris.

Poet Maya Angelou (1928 - 2014) reads and sings passages from her two autobiographies, I know...

American Women -- Poetry WBAI, 28 Dec. 1975.
BB3338 The bridge / by Hart Crane ; read by Bill Butler.

Reading of Crane's poem.

WBAI, 27 May 1967.
BB3375 Lorca looks at Spain / produced by Dale Minor.

Readings of selections from the poetry of Federico Garcia Lorca.|LORCA LOOKS AT SPAIN / produced...

WBAI, 27 May 1964.
BB3472 Poems of Grandin Conover / produced by James Hall.

Conover's friends read selections of his poetry.|POEMS OF GRANDIN CANOVER / produced by...

WBAI, 27 Apr. 1970.
BB3779.20 Songs and poems / by Bertolt Brecht ; adapted and performed by Eric Bentley.

SONGS AND POEMS / by Bertolt Brecht; adapted and performed by Eric Bentley. SERIES: Bentley on...

WBAI, 26 Nov. 1962.
BB3648 John Ciardi.

Poet reads selections of his own work.

WBAI, 26 June 1961.
BB3679 Poetry of Hart Crane / read by John Unterecker.

Reading of selections from Crane's poetry.|POETRY OF HEART CRANE / read by John Unterecker...

WBAI, 26 Dec. 1963.
BB1968 Carolyn Stoloff reads her poems.

Poet reads her work which explores sleep and dreams.|CAROLYN STOLOFF READS HER POEMS...

WBAI, 25 May 1968.
BB3373 John Hall Wheelock / introduced by John Malcolm Brinnin.

Poet reads selections of his work.|JOHN HALL WHEELOCK / interoduced by John Malcolm Brinnin...

WBAI, 25 May 1964.
BB3592 Ten undergraduate poems / by T.S. Eliot ; read by Leo Trachtenberg.

Reading of ten early poems by T.S. Eliot.

WBAI, 25 Jan. 1963.
BB3628 Thom Gunn reads his poetry.

Poet reads selections of his own work.|TOM GUNN READS HIS POETRY...

WBAI, 24 Mar. 1962.
BC1599 Bedtime story / T. S. Eliot ; read by Stephen Barnett.

Reading of Eliot's poetry from Four Quartets, including "Burnt Norton", "...

WBAI, 24 July 1973.
BB4044 Harvey Shapero reads his own poetry.

Poet reads selections from his book Moonfairy, Five, Thorhkosh.

WBAI, 23 Sept. 1965.
BB3294 W.H. Auden : the poet reading.

Poet reads selections of his own work.|W.H. AUDEN : THE POET READING...


Goodbye to the Mezzo-Giorno -- On Installing an American Kitchen in Lower Austria -- The History...

WBAI, 23 May 1960.
BB3389 The Maximus poems / by Charles Olsen ; read by David Ossman.

Selected readings from Olsen's book of poetry.

WBAI, 23 Apr. 1965.
BB4080 Lenore Marshall reads Lenore Marshall.

Poet reads selections of her own work.

WBAI, 22 Oct. 1969.
BB3676 Poems by Richard Elman.

Poet reads his own work.|POEMS BY RICHARD ELMAN...

WBAI, 22 Oct. 1963.
BB3565 Ballad for four children, a Presdient and a prophet / written and read by Moses Gunn.

Reading of memorial poem for four girls killed in a church bombing in Birmingham, Alabama, John...

WBAI, 22 Nov. 1968.
BB3774.01-.02 Allen Ginsberg at the New School.

Poet reads his own work and from the work of William Blake.


r.1. Poems from Planet News and recent works (57 min.) -- r.2. William Blake's Songs of...

WBAI, 21 Mar. 1970.
BB3454 The Verse / J.R.R. Tolkien.

Reading of selections from Tolkien's poetry.|THE VERSE / J.R.R. Tolkien...

WBAI, 21 Dec. 1963.
BC0415 Dan Murray reads his poems.

Poet reads selections from his work.

WBAI, 20July 1970.
BB3765 From the Yiddish : poets of the sweatshop / Winchevsky and Edelstad ; translated and read by Aaron Kramer.

Poetry reading.

WBAI, 20 Oct. 1961.
BB4007 Corneiliz Van Den Heuvel reads his poems.

Poet reads selections of his own work.

WBAI, 20 Mar. 1970.
BB3708 Edward Dahlberg reading at the YMHA.

Poet reads selections of his own work.

WBAI, 20 Aug. 1969.
BB3700 Improvisations on the poems of Petronios / Lee Hatfield.

Poetry reading.

WBAI, 20 Apr. 1967.
BB3627 Edward Field.

Poet reads selections of his own work.

WBAI, 2 Nov. 1962.
BB3374 Oh, taste and see / Denise Levertov

OH, TASTE AND SEE / Denise Levertov. - Poet reads selections of her work.- RECORDED: at the...

American Women -- Poetry WBAI, 2 Mar. 1965.
BB3672 C.A. Trypanis poetry reading.

Professor of Greek literature reads selections of his poetry about ancient Greece.|C.A. TRYPANIS...

WBAI, 2 June 1963.
BB3906 Miracles / read by Richard Lewis.

Reading of poetry written by English speaking children.

WBAI, 2 July 1968.
BB0888 In memoriam to William Carlos Williams / read by David Ignatow.

Readings of Williams' poetry.|IN MEMORIAM TO WILLIAM CARLOS WILLIAMS / read by David...

WBAI, 2 July 1964.
BB3779.25 Songs and poetry / Eric Bentley.

Reading and performance of Brecht's work.|SONG AND POETRY / Eric Bentley...

WBAI, 2 Feb. 1962.
BC1261 The Will to change / written and read by Adrienne Rich.

Poet Adrienne Rich (1929 - 2012) reads selections of her work. Most of the poems read are from...

American Women -- Poetry, American Women -- Lesbians WBAI, 2 Dec. 1972.
BB3428 Leroi Jones.

Poet reads and comments on selections from Dutchman and from other selections of his works.

WBAI, 2 Dec. 1966.
BC3080 Kismet stains.

Poetry, short stories and music program.

WBAI, 1976.
BC2212 Courtney Callender : long look / Owen Dodson.

Interview with Dodson, who also reads selections of his poetry.

WBAI, 1976.
BC2993 Paul Oppenheimer.

Poet reads selections from his second book of poetry, After Various Killings and Other Poems....

WBAI, 1976.
BC3003 Tom Weatherly.

Poet reads selections from his own work.

WBAI, 1976.
BC2219.01-.12 Mag-Time : Pacifica's literary magazine of the air / narrated and produced by Leonard Chabrowe.

Readings of contemporary stories and poetry.


r.1. H.L. Van Brunt's poetry and fiction of Andrew Purdy (45 min.) -- r.2. Menke Katz'...

WBAI, 1975.
BC2665 Tales of beatnick glory / Ed Sanders ; interviewed by Charles Ruas and Rick Harris.

Poet and author of The Family reads his poetry and discusses his life in the early 1960s, as...

WBAI, 197-.
BC2686.02-.07 Dial-a-poem.

Readings by poets of selections from their work, with interviews.


r.2. Lenore Kendall, Aram Saroyan, Gary Snyder, Ted Berrigan, Jack Spicer, Allen Ginsberg (58...

WBAI, 197-.
BC1618 Summit meeting : poetry / produced by Bret Vuolo.

Reading of poetry.

WBAI, 197-.
BC2284 Konstantinos Lardas.

Poet reads selections of his work.

WBAI, 197-.
BC2289 Ron Padgett reading his poems .

Poet reads selections from his own work.

WBAI, 197-.
BC2291 Ivan Arquelles reading his poetry.

Poet reads selections from his own work.

WBAI, 197-.
BC2293 John Ashbery reading part II.

Poet reads selections from his work.

WBAI, 197-.
BC2290 John Hollander reading his poems / produced by Susan Howe.

Poet reads selections from his own work.

WBAI, 197-.
BC2360 Richard Howard.

Poet reads selections of his work.

WBAI, 197-.
BC2366 Bill Zavatsky reading his poems : poetry.

Poet reading selections from his own work.

WBAI, 197-.
BB4019 I never saw another butterfly / Paul Mocasanyi ; interviewed by Ellen Jaffe.

Discussion and reads from poetry written by children from the Terezin concentration camp.

WBAI, 1968.
BB3804 From the poetry center. (Series Record)

Series record describing series of poets reading at the Poetry Center.


pt.1. Anne Sexton (30 min.) -- pt.2. Marianne Moore (22 min.) -- pt.3. Alan Tate (35 min.) -- pt...

WBAI, 1965.
BB3779.26 Brecht : songs and poetry / read by Eric Bentley.

Performance of Brecht's work.|BRECHT : SONGS AND POETRY / read by Eric Bentley...

WBAI, 196-.
BB3891 Stephen Stepanchev reads his poetry / interviewed by Martin Last.

Stepanchev is interviewed and reads his poetry.

WBAI, 19 Oct. 1968.
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