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BB3659 Yves Bonnefoy : poems / read by Galway Kinnell.

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

WBAI, 30 Mar. 1963.
BB5162 Yeats on Yeats / read by W.B. Yeats, Siobban McKenna, and Micheal MacLiammhoir.

Readings from Yeats' poetry. Includes continuity by S. Chamberlain.|YEATS ON YEATS / read...

KPFK, 17 Mar. 1964.
BC1169 Write on.

Discussion of the influence of T.V., popular music, and mass media on poetry.

KPFK, 197-.
BC1145 Women in the arts : in memoriam Marilyn Monroe / Judy Grahn, Anna Hartman, Naomi Lowinsky and Rachel Lowen.

A poetry reading by Judy Grahn (1940 - ), author of "Edward the Dyke," Anna Hartman,...

American Women -- Lesbians, American Women -- Poetry KPFA, 28 Dec. 1972.
BC1681 Womantruth / Megan Terry ; produced by Clare Spark.

Originally titled "Woman Fibbers." A funny and fast-moving collage of songs, poetry...

American Women -- Art and artists, American Women -- Poetry, American Women -- Theater KPFK, 13 Jan. 1974.
BC0914.01 Winning hearts and minds / produced by Milton Hoffman.

Vietnam veterans read selections from their book Winning Hearts and Minds.

WBAI, 11 June 1972.
KZ1421 William Oandason / interviewed by Jeannie Poole.

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

BC3004 William Corbett : poetry.

Poet reads selections of his own work.

WBAI, 13 Apr. 1975.
BB1948 William Carlos Williams.

Poet reads and discusses his work.|WILLIAM CARLOS WILLIAMS AT BERKELEY...

KPFA, 11 Mar. 1966.
BC0493 Wild-eyed poems and songs : Don Sanders.

Sanders sings, reads poetry, and talks at the early worship service of the First UnitarianChurch...

KPFT, 15 Nov. 1971.
BB1886 Where is Vietnam / written and read by Lawrence Ferlinghetti.

Poet reads his own work.

KPFA, 24 Aug. 1965.
BB1114 Walter Lowenfels reads his own poetry.


KPFA, 20 Aug. 1961.
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.
BB1188 Vietnam blues / written and read by Thomas Maskaleris.

Poems protesting the U.S. involvement in the Vietnam war.

KPFA, 21 Jan. 1966.
BB2784 Venture to Greece / written and read by Robin McGowan.

Poet reads his poem; includes the music which served as the inspiration.

KPFA, 14 Apr. 1969.
BB5522 Venice thirteen / introduced by Joseph Hansen.

Five Southern Californians read selections from their anthology of poetry.

KPFK, 29 May 1971.
BB5060 Vachel Lindsay reads his poetry.

Poet reads his works.|VACHEL LINDSAY READS HIS POETRY...

KPFK, 15 Dec. 1962.
BB5296 Underground poetry festival / Robert Creeley and Joanne Kyger.

Poets reading selections of their own work.

KPFA, 10 Oct. 1971.
BC0109 U.C. art museum opening : poetry reading / Gary Snyder.

Poet reads selections from his Regarding wave and EarthHousehold.

KPFA, 27 Apr. 1971.
BC0233 Two poets read / Sotere Torregian and Diane Di Prima.

Poets Sotère Torregian and Diane Di Prima read their poems at a benefit performance for Heirs...

American Women -- Poetry KPFA, 2 Aug. 1971.
BB4490.20 Two poems : by Hayyim Nahman Bialik / read by Russell Ernst, Jacob Abel and Joseph Witkower ; produced by Lila Hassid.

Reading of two Bialik poems in English and Yiddish.|TWO POEMS : BY HAYYIM NAHMAN BIALIK / read...


The Last work -- An ode to courage.

KPFK, 196-
BC1332 Touch of the marvelous / Philip Lamantia.

Surrealist poet Philip Lamantia reads selections of his work.

KPFA, 13 Feb. 1973.
BC3003 Tom Weatherly.

Poet reads selections from his own work.

WBAI, 1976.
BB1136 To the stonecutters : and other poems / by Robinson Jeffers ; read by Eric Vaughn.

Reading of his poetry.

KPFA, 12 Feb. 1963.
BB2003 Tidings : poems at the land's edge / James Broughton.

Poet reads his own work.

KPFA, 16 Aug. 1966.
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.
BB4081 Three documentary poems / by John Giorno.

Joy Bang, Paul Ide, and Michael McClanathan read the political poetry of Giorno.

WBAI, 14 Oct. 1969.
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.
BB3740 Thomas Kinsella.

Poet reads selections of his own work.

WBAI, 16 Apr. 1963.
BB3628 Thom Gunn reads his poetry.

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

WBAI, 24 Mar. 1962.
BB1943 The Zebra man / by Laura Ulewicz ; read by George Hitchkock and Marguerita Ray.

Reading of Ulewicz's poem which functioned as the music for a modern dance.

KPFA, 3 Nov. 1966.
BC0467 The Wreck of the Deutschland / Gerard Manley Hopkins ; read by Jack Hirschman.

Reading of Hopkins' poetry and sonnets.

KPFK, 30 Nov. 1962.
BC2648 The woman who could read the minds of dogs

A radio adaptation of a long experimental poem by Leslie Scalapino. Scalapino's poetry is...

American Women -- Poetry KPFK, 13 Sept. 1975
BC1170 The Winter solstice / produced by Everett Frost.

Exploration of the winter solstice in poetry, myth and music.|THE WINTER SOLSTICE / produced by...

KPFK, 197-.
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.
BB1964 The Way of Haiku / written and read by J.W. Hackett.

Poet reads examples of his Haiku.

KPFA, 4 Mar. 1968.
BB1878 The Wasteland of T.S. Eliot.

Ed Schell, Deborah Schell, Jay Schulter, and William Murray read Eliot's poem.|THE...

KPFA, 21 Apr. 1961.
BC2344 The Voice of Paul Metcalf / interviewed by Mark Weiss.

Poet reads and discusses his work.

WBAI, 4 July 1975.
BB3454 The Verse / J.R.R. Tolkien.

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

WBAI, 21 Dec. 1963.
BB3420 The Uranium poems of Judith Sherwin.

Poetry reading.

WBAI, 19 Jan. 1968.
BC0794 The Unknown angel and other poems / written and read by Lewis Kurglick.

Poet reads selections of his own work.

KPFK, 19 Nov. 1972.
BC0454 The Unknown angel and other poems / written and read by Lewis Kruglick.

Poet reads selections of his own work.

KPFA, 19 Nov. 1971.
BC2488 The Tetractys of the dactyl / written and read by Jack Hirschman.

Poet reads a selection from his collected works.

KPFA, 1 May 1975.
BB1881 The Street's kiss / written and read by Lawrence Ferlinghetti.

Poet reads his own work.

KPFA, 6 Oct. 1956.
BB5107 The Sovereign alchemist : Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam / read by Rod Mays.

Poetry reading.

KPFK, 196-.
BB0790 The Sound of poetry / produced and introduced by John Leonard ; narrated by John Ohliger.

|THE SOUND OF POETRY / produced and introduced by John Leonard| narrated by john Chiliger...

KPFA, 24 May 1962.
BB1135 The Sonnnets of Robinson Jeffers / read by Eric Vaughn and Patrick Omeirs.

Readings of his sonnets.

KPFA, 13 June 1963.
BC0599 The Skaters / by John Ashbury ; read by Gerard Van Der Leun.

Reading of Ashbury's poem.

KPFA, 1972.
BB3668 The Real / by McGonagill ; read by Fredi Dundee.

Poetry reading.

WBAI, 9 July 1962.
BC0709.33B The reading experiment: performing poets in support of WBAI (Episode 33 of 33, Part 2 of 2)

A group reading of poetry for WBAI's Free Music Store, recorded on May 16, 1975. Part 2 of...



WBAI, 16 May 1975.
BC0709.33A The reading experiment: performing poets in support of WBAI (Episode 33 of 33, Part 1 of 2)

A group reading of poetry for WBAI's Free Music Store, recorded in spring of 1975. Part 1...



WBAI, 16 May 1975.
BB0805 The Poetry of William Blake / read by Sir Ralph Richardson.

Reading of Blake's poetry by noted British actor.

KPFA, 11 Sept. 1962.
BB1667 The Poetry of Benjamin Saltman.

Poet reads his own work.

KPFA, 196-.
BB1889 The Poet at St. Marks / written and read by Lawrence Ferlinghetti.

Poet reads his own work.

KPFA, 1967.
BB3478 The Poems of Shuntaro Tanikawa.

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

WBAI, 3 Sept. 1970.
BC0238 The Poems of Ghalib : a centennial celebration / read by Aijaz Ahmad and Adrienne Rich.

Reading of poems on l00th anniversary of the Urdu poet's death.

WBAI, 13 Dec. 1969.
BB5153 The Passing of the unicorn / produced and narrated by Serena Taylor and Richard Nielsen.

Program of poetry and music for Thanksgiving.

KPFK, 26 Nov. 1970.
BC0421 The Mersey sound : a bag of poems by three Liverpool poets / produced by Martin Last.

Mike Hodel, Sarah Dalton and Martin Last read poems of Adrian Henri, Roger McGough andBrian...

WBAI, 1 Jan. 1968.
BB3389 The Maximus poems / by Charles Olsen ; read by David Ossman.

Selected readings from Olsen's book of poetry.

WBAI, 23 Apr. 1965.
BB3423 The Lovemaker / written and read by Robert Mezey ; introduced by Ronald Sanders.

Poet reads his own work.

WBAI, 11 Feb. 1962.
BC0226 The Last Poets : live at the Harding Theatre

This recording of the Last Poets performing live at the Harding Theatre in San Francisco on...

KPFA, 14 June 1971.
BB0984 The Land of the jumblies.

Selections from the poetry of Ezra Pound, T.S. Eliot, William B. Yeats, Lewis Carroll, and...

KPFA, 17 Oct. 1961.
BB5383 The Judy Collins show : the songs of Selma Ala.

Poetry reading. Includes music.

WBAI, 15 Mar. 1965.
BB1872 The Holy sonnets of John Donne / read by Eric Vaughn and Patrick Omeirs.

Reading of Donne's poetry.

KPFA, 26 Feb. 1963.
BB2837 The Holy grail / written and read by Jack Spicer.

Poet reads his own poem.

KPFA, 196-.
BB1916 The Frost memorial lecture-reading / by Robert Lowell.

Discussion and readings from Frost's works.

KPFA, 20 June 1966.
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.
BB3795.01-.04 The Epic / read by Ralph Bates ; produced by Dale Minor.

Readings of poetic epics.


r.1. The Iliad / by Homer (48 min.) -- r.2. The Aeneid / by Virgil (61 min.) -- r.3. Paradise...

WBAI 13 May-20 June 1965.
BB1868 The Electrification of the commonplace / written and read by George Buchanan.

Poet reads his own poem.

KPFA, 22 Jan. 1968.
BB4894 The Duino elegies of Rilke / translated and read by Harry Behn.

Reading of Rilke's poetry.

KPFK, 12 May 1966.
BC0476 The Dream that does not fade, in politics and poetry / Todd Gitlin.

Poet reads selections from his works about the student peace movement.

KPFA, 20 Sept. 1971.
BB3338 The bridge / by Hart Crane ; read by Bill Butler.

Reading of Crane's poem.

WBAI, 27 May 1967.
BC0480 The Ballad of reading gaol / Oscar Wilde.

Reading of Wilde's poem, written while he was in prison.|THE BALLAD OF READING GAOL / Oscar...

KPFK, 21 Oct. 1963.
BB1158 The Bad ballads / by W.S. Gilbert ; read by Stanley Holloway.

Reading of poetic ballads.

KPFA, 15 Apr. 1964.
BB1999 Thanasis Maskaleris reads his poetry / introduced by Matthew Zion.

Poet reads his own work.

KPFA, 23 Aug. 1968.
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.
BB1871 Ten poems of John Donne / read by Jean Nicholas.

Reading of Donne's poetry.


Break of day -- The Broken heart -- The Good morrow -- Love infiniteness -- The Anniversary --...

KPFA, 13 Jan. 1961.
BB3591 Ten poems / written and read by George Bogin.

Poet reads his own work.

WBAI, 16 July 1963.
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-.
BC2497 Tales in verse of terror and wonder / introduced by Byron Bryant.

Reading of horror poetry.

KPFA, 13 Dec. 1975.
BB1877 T.S. Eliot / Readers theatre.

Reading of Eliot's poetry.|T.S. ELIOT / Readers Theatre...

KPFA, 13 May 1962.
BC1471 Sylvia Plath program / produced by Anita Barrows and Debbie Sweeney.

This program presents a mix of readings of Sylvia Plath's poetry, excerpts from her novel...

American Women -- Poetry KPFA, 1973.
BC0224 Susan Griffin reading her poetry.

Author reads her poetry.

KPFA, 23 Aug. 1971.
BC1618 Summit meeting : poetry / produced by Bret Vuolo.

Reading of poetry.

WBAI, 197-.
BB3690 Subway poems : paraphenalia / written and read by Gregg Foster.

Poet reads selections of his own work.

WBAI, 8 June 1967.
BC0234 Steven Ajay reading his poetry.

Poet reads his works.

KPFA, 9Aug. 1971.
BB3891 Stephen Stepanchev reads his poetry / interviewed by Martin Last.

Stepanchev is interviewed and reads his poetry.

WBAI, 19 Oct. 1968.
BB2891 Stephen Morris reads his poetry.

English poet reads his own work.

KPFA, 25 Apr. 1970.
BC0573 Starting with I, starting with we....

Marge Piercy, Jeriann Gertrude Badanes and Glenda Robinson read their poems.

KPFA, 5 Dec. 1971.
BB1912 Stanley Kunitz.

Poet reads his own work.

KPFA, 23 Aug. 1956.
BB0902 Stage center : an Irish entertainment / readings by Edward Callahan and Tom Quilter.

Readings and comments on Gaelic poetry.

KPFA, 17 Mar. 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
BB0967 Spanish poetry / read and translated by Hugo Camillo.

Reading of Spanish poetry.

KPFA, 16 Nov. 1958.
BC2446 Sound poetry of Ake Hodell / interviewed by Charles Amirkhanian.

Swedish poet discusses his work. Includes the reading of two of his experimental poems.


Mr. Smith in Rhodesia -- U.S.S. Pacific Ocean.

KPFA, Apr. 1972.
BB1908 Sound poems / by Ernst Jandl.

Performance of his own experimental poetry.

KPFA, 196-.
BB4997 Songs of Christopher Logue / read by Jack Hirschman.

Reading of selections from Logue's poetry.

KPFK, 10 May 1962.
BB1137 Songs for Tovey Slithers / by Edward Gorey ; read by Julian White and Arlene Sagan.

Reading of Gorey's morbid poetry.

KPFA, 30 Nov. 1964.
BB3779.25 Songs and poetry / Eric Bentley.

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

WBAI, 2 Feb. 1962.
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.
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.
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