Audio Recording A poet's America

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Title
A poet's America
Summary
Mr. Kunitz discusses his writing. During his talk, the poet answers questions from the audience and reads passages by Walt Whitman, excerpts from his mother's memoir, a memoir of his childhood, and two poems from his collection, The testing-tree.
Contributor Names
Kunitz, Stanley, 1905-2006.
Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund.
Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
1976.
Subject Headings
-  Kunitz, Stanley,--1905-2006
-  Poets, American--20th century--Biography
Notes
-  Recorded May 10, 1976, 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, 2 track, stereo. ; 10 in. + program information ([2] p.)
Call Number/Physical Location
LWO 9026
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsrs/poetryarch.91740844
Library of Congress Control Number
91740844
Online Format
audio
Description
Mr. Kunitz discusses his writing. During his talk, the poet answers questions from the audience and reads passages by Walt Whitman, excerpts from his mother's memoir, a memoir of his childhood, and two poems from his collection, The testing-tree.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/91740844
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Chicago citation style:

Kunitz, Stanley, Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. A poet's America. 1976. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/91740844/. (Accessed September 19, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Kunitz, S., Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund & Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. (1976) A poet's America. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/91740844/.

MLA citation style:

Kunitz, Stanley, Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. A poet's America. 1976. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/91740844/>.