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Modern Greek poets and their use of classical myths : lecture - Part 1

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Title

  • Modern Greek poets and their use of classical myths lecture

Summary

  • In the course of his lecture, Mr. Friar reads his translations of seven modern Greek poems including Aphrodite, by Kostas Varnalis; One of their gods, by Konstantin Kavafis; and Antigone in defense of Oedipus, by Dinos Christianopoulos. The lecture is followed by a question-and-answer period.

Names

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

Created / Published

  • 1977.

Headings

  • -  Greek poetry, Modern--History and criticism
  • -  Mythology, Classical, in literature

Notes

  • -  Introduced by Consultant in Poetry Robert Hayden.
  • -  Recorded Dec. 5, 1977, in the Whittall Pavilion 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.

Medium

  • 2 sound tape reels (1 hr., 25 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, full track, mono. ; 10 in. + program notes ([2] p.)

Call Number/Physical Location

  • PA5250
  • LWO 9847

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 91741451

Online Format

  • audio

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Chicago citation style:

Friar, Kimon, Robert Hayden, Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. Modern Greek poets and their use of classical myths lecture. 1977. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/91741451/.

APA citation style:

Friar, K., Hayden, R., Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund & Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. (1977) Modern Greek poets and their use of classical myths lecture. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/91741451/.

MLA citation style:

Friar, Kimon, et al. Modern Greek poets and their use of classical myths lecture. 1977. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/91741451/>.