Audio Recording Joseph Brodsky reading his poems

Joseph Brodsky reading his poems

About this Item

Title

  • Joseph Brodsky reading his poems

Summary

  • Mr. Brodsky reads six of his poems in their original Russian after each has first been read by Mr. Hecht in English.

Names

  • Brodsky, Joseph, 1940-1996.
  • Hecht, Anthony, 1923-2004.
  • Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress)
  • Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund.

Created / Published

  • 1984.

Contents

  • York, in memoriam W.H. Auden / Alan Meyes, tr. -- Letters from the Ming Dynasty / Derek Walcott, tr. -- Near Alexandria, Virginia, for Carl Proffer / Joseph Brodsky, tr. -- Eclogue IV, Winter / Joseph Brodsky, tr. -- Lagoon / Anthony Hecht, tr. -- To a friend, in memoriam / Joseph Brodsky, tr.

Notes

  • -  Readings in English and Russian.
  • -  Recorded for the Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature.
  • -  Sponsored by the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
  • -  Introduction and English translations presented by Anthony Hecht.
  • -  Recorded Apr. 16, 1984, in the Coolidge Auditorium at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C.

Medium

  • 1 sound tape reel (ca. 60 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, mono. ; 10 in. + program information ([4] p.)

Call Number/Physical Location

  • RWA 7301

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 91740657

Online Format

  • audio

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Rights & Access

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Chicago citation style:

Brodsky, Joseph, Anthony Hecht, Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature, and Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund. Joseph Brodsky reading his poems. 1984. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/91740657/.

APA citation style:

Brodsky, J., Hecht, A., Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature & Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund. (1984) Joseph Brodsky reading his poems. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/91740657/.

MLA citation style:

Brodsky, Joseph, et al. Joseph Brodsky reading his poems. 1984. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/91740657/>.