Audio Recording How it strikes a contemporary reflections on poetry and the role of the poet

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Title
How it strikes a contemporary reflections on poetry and the role of the poet
Summary
Presents a lecture delivered by Robert Hayden. Following the lecture, Mr. Hayden reads the poem, A letter from Phillis Wheatley and section V of the poem, Elegies for Paradise Valley from his collection, American Journal.
Contributor Names
Hayden, Robert, 1913-1980.
Broderick, John C.
Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund.
Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
1978.
Subject Headings
-  Poetry, Modern--20th century--Social aspects
-  Poets--20th century--Political and social views
-  Literature and society
Notes
-  Introduced by John C. Broderick.
-  Recorded May 8, 1978, in the Coolidge Auditorium at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C.
-  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.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
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 12201
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsrs/poetryarch.91740837
Library of Congress Control Number
91740837
Online Format
audio
Description
Presents a lecture delivered by Robert Hayden. Following the lecture, Mr. Hayden reads the poem, A letter from Phillis Wheatley and section V of the poem, Elegies for Paradise Valley from his collection, American Journal.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/91740837
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Chicago citation style:

Hayden, Robert, John C Broderick, Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. How It Strikes a Contemporary Reflections on Poetry and the Role of the Poet. 1978. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/91740837/.

APA citation style:

Hayden, R., Broderick, J. C., Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund & Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. (1978) How It Strikes a Contemporary Reflections on Poetry and the Role of the Poet. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/91740837/.

MLA citation style:

Hayden, Robert, et al. How It Strikes a Contemporary Reflections on Poetry and the Role of the Poet. 1978. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/91740837/>.