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Audio Recording Beth Bentley and Nelson Bentley reading their poems in the Coolidge Auditorium, April 24, 1978

Beth Bentley and Nelson Bentley reading their poems in the Coolidge Auditorium, April 24, 1978

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Title

  • Beth Bentley and Nelson Bentley reading their poems in the Coolidge Auditorium, April 24, 1978

Names

  • Bentley, Beth
  • Hayden, Robert, 1913-1980
  • Bentley, Nelson
  • Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund
  • Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • 1978.

Contents

  • Ms. Bentley reads: Fairy tale -- Joy of cooking -- Changeling -- Living in a Chevy -- From Country of resemblances: Drowning girl ; In the mirror ; You again -- Ice skater -- Dorothy -- Arachne -- Mr. Bentley reads: From Sea lion caves: The Lummi reservation ; The bone -- Sam Abelson -- Grimmelsman remembered -- How gloom was driven away by Rachmaninoff and Mrs. McGillicuddy -- Julian at ten -- The iron man of the Hoh -- Alice Pigeonfriend: a mini-epic.

Notes

  • -  Introduced by Robert Hayden.
  • -  Sponsored by the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
  • -  Recorded for the Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature.

Medium

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

Call Number/Physical Location

  • LWO 12176

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 91740740

Online Format

  • audio

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Rights & Access

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Chicago citation style:

Bentley, Beth, Robert Hayden, Nelson Bentley, Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. Beth Bentley and Nelson Bentley reading their poems in the Coolidge Auditorium. 1978. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/91740740/.

APA citation style:

Bentley, B., Hayden, R., Bentley, N., Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund & Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. (1978) Beth Bentley and Nelson Bentley reading their poems in the Coolidge Auditorium. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/91740740/.

MLA citation style:

Bentley, Beth, et al. Beth Bentley and Nelson Bentley reading their poems in the Coolidge Auditorium. 1978. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/91740740/>.