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Film, Video Two American poets Former supplied title: LC performance. Interview. Two American poets--Louis Simpson and James Wright

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Title

  • Two American poets

Other Title

  • Former supplied title: LC performance. Interview. Two American poets--Louis Simpson and James Wright

Summary

  • American poets James Wright and Louis Simpson read and discuss their poetry. The panel is moderated by James Dickey.

Names

  • Wright, James, 1927-1980
  • Simpson, Louis, 1923-2012
  • Dickey, James
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • Library of Congress
  • Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund

Created / Published

  • United States : WETA, 1966.

Headings

  • -  American poetry
  • -  Poetics

Genre

  • Literary readings
  • Nonfiction television programs

Notes

  • -  Participants: James Wright, Louis Simpson.
  • -  Moderator: James Dickey.
  • -  Exact date of broadcast unknown.
  • -  Recorded on December 6, 1966 in Washington, D.C.
  • -  LC also holds a sound recording related to this program entitled Louis Aston Marantz Simpson and James Wright reading and discussing their poetry in the Coolidge Auditorium, Dec. 5, 1966.
  • -  Source used: Library of Congress Information bulletin, v. 26, no. 31, August 3, 1967, p. 517, viewed online, May 24, 2019 via the HathiTrust Digital Library.

Medium

  • 1 video file (digital) (30 min.) : sd., b&w.

Source Collection

  • LC Collection (Library of Congress)

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2019600434

Online Format

  • image
  • video

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Chicago citation style:

Wright, James, Louis Simpson, James Dickey, Weta-Tv, Library Of Congress, and Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund. Two American poets. United States: WETA, 1966. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/2019600434/.

APA citation style:

Wright, J., Simpson, L., Dickey, J., Weta-Tv, Library Of Congress & Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund. (1966) Two American poets. United States: WETA. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2019600434/.

MLA citation style:

Wright, James, et al. Two American poets. United States: WETA, 1966. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2019600434/>.