Film, Video Sam Hamill Reads His Poetry Sam Hamill
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- Sam Hamill Reads His Poetry
- Sam Hamill
- Sam Hamill looks beyond the surface meaning of the words in this program. "What propels us through the poem is the emotion which gets expressed as rhythm," he tells a small group of students. "Precise emotion and precise words are needed in poetry." Hamill reads and discusses translations of ancient classical Asian poets.
- Library of Congress
- Library of Congress. Poetry and Literature Center, sponsoring body
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- Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1989-04-28.
- - Literature
- - Performing Arts, Music
- - Poetry
- - Sam Hamill.
- - Recorded on 1989-04-28.
- - Kids, Families.
- - Researchers.
- - Teachers.
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Library Of Congress, and Sponsoring Body Library Of Congress. Poetry And Literature Center. Sam Hamill Reads His Poetry. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -04-28, 1989. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/2021687664/.
APA citation style:
Library Of Congress & Library Of Congress. Poetry And Literature Center, S. B. (1989) Sam Hamill Reads His Poetry. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -04-28. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2021687664/.
MLA citation style:
Library Of Congress, and Sponsoring Body Library Of Congress. Poetry And Literature Center. Sam Hamill Reads His Poetry. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -04-28, 1989. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2021687664/>.