Film, Video Louise Glück Reads Her Poetry Louise Glück

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Title

  • Louise Glück Reads Her Poetry

Other Title

  • Louise Glück

Summary

  • Louise Glück explains that she is a lyric poet who loves editing. After discussing writer's block and her early work, she reads in Part I from First Born (1983), The House on Marshland (1975), and Descending Figure (1980). In Part II, she continues with poems from Descending Figure and The Triumph of Achilles (1987). In Part III, Ms. Glück discusses poems by others that she has "held dear" or that "have taught me - compelled me - made me want to write."

Contributor Names

  • Library of Congress
  • Library of Congress. Poetry and Literature Center, sponsoring body

Created / Published

  • Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1988-01-29.

Subject Headings

  • -  Literature
  • -  Performing Arts, Music
  • -  Poetry

Notes

  • -  Louise Glück.
  • -  Recorded on 1988-01-29.
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Medium

  • 1 online resource

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2021687663

Online Format

  • video
  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Library Of Congress, and Sponsoring Body Library Of Congress. Poetry And Literature Center. Louise Glück Reads Her Poetry. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -01-29, 1988. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/2021687663/.

APA citation style:

Library Of Congress & Library Of Congress. Poetry And Literature Center, S. B. (1988) Louise Glück Reads Her Poetry. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -01-29. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2021687663/.

MLA citation style:

Library Of Congress, and Sponsoring Body Library Of Congress. Poetry And Literature Center. Louise Glück Reads Her Poetry. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -01-29, 1988. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2021687663/>.