Audio Recording Gwendolyn Brooks reading her poems with comment in the Recording Laboratory, Jan. 19, 1961

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Title
Gwendolyn Brooks reading her poems with comment in the Recording Laboratory, Jan. 19, 1961
Contributor Names
Brooks, Gwendolyn, 1917-2000.
Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
1961.
Contents
From A street in Bronzeville: Kitchenette building ; The mother ; A song in the front yard ; The preacher: ruminates behind the sermon ; Of De Witt Williams on his way to Lincoln Cemetery ; Negro hero ; Still do I keep my look, my identity ; The progress -- From Annie Allen: The parents: people like our marriage (Maxie and Andrew) ; Sunday chicken ; The children of the poor [pts. 2 and 4] ; The ballad of the light-eyed little girl ; A light and diplomatic bird ; The rites for cousin Vit -- From The bean eaters: My little 'bout-town gal ; Strong men, riding horses ; The bean eaters ; We real cool ; Old Mary ; The lovers of the poor ; A sunset of the city ; A man of the middle class ; Mrs. Small ; The Chicago defender sends a man to Little Rock ; Kid Bruin ; The ghost at the Quincy Club -- From Bronzeville boys and girls: Narcissa ; Keziah ; Charles ; Rudolph is tired of the city ; Luther and Breck ; Lyle.
Notes
-  Recorded for the Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature.
-  Literary recordings, rev., enl. ed., p. 28.
-  Preservation master. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress Magnetic Recording Laboratory, 1973. 1 sound tape reel : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 1 track, mono. ; 10 in.
Medium
1 sound tape reel : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 1 track, mono. ; 10 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
LWO 3237 (preservation master)
RAA 41992 (original acetate -- not for playback)
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsrs/poetryarch.94838388
Library of Congress Control Number
94838388
Language
English
Online Format
audio
Description
Recorded for the Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature. Literary recordings, rev., enl. ed., p. 28. Preservation master. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress Magnetic Recording Laboratory, 1973. 1 sound tape reel : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 1 track, mono. ; 10 in.
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Brooks, Gwendolyn, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. Gwendolyn Brooks reading her poems with comment in the Recording Laboratory. 1961. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/94838388/.

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Brooks, G. & Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. (1961) Gwendolyn Brooks reading her poems with comment in the Recording Laboratory. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/94838388/.

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Brooks, Gwendolyn, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. Gwendolyn Brooks reading her poems with comment in the Recording Laboratory. 1961. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/94838388/>.

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