A poet's America
Mr. Kunitz discusses his writing. During his talk, the poet answers questions from the audience and reads passages by Walt Whitman, excerpts from his mother's memoir, a memoir of his childhood, and two poems from his collection, The testing-tree.
Kunitz, Stanley - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund - Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress)
Richard Wilbur reading his poems and discussing them with Randall Jarrell
Recorded Dec. 2, 1957, in Studio A of the Recording Laboratory, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Recorded for the Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature. Literary recordings, rev., enl. ed., p. 268. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Preservation master. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress Magnetic Recording Laboratory, 1973. 1 sound tape reel : analog, 7 1/2...
Wilbur, Richard - Jarrell, Randall - Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress)
Robert Frost interview with Randall Jarrell
In the course of the interview, Mr. Frost reads the following poems: An empty threat, Beech, Sycamore, In a disused graveyard, In Hardwood graves, My butterfly (stanza 2 only), Away!, The ingenuities of debt, Lucretius versus the lake poets, Atmosphere, and Fireflies in the garden.
Frost, Robert - Jarrell, Randall - Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress)