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Audio Recording Rita Dove reading her poems in the Montpelier Room, May 4, 1995

Rita Dove reading her poems in the Montpelier Room, May 4, 1995

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Title

  • Rita Dove reading her poems in the Montpelier Room, May 4, 1995

Names

  • Dove, Rita
  • Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund
  • Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • 1995.

Contents

  • From Mother love : Heroes ; Persephone, falling ; The narcissus flower ; Statistic : the witness ; Mother Love ; Breakfast of champions ; Persehpone in hell (section I) ; Wiederkehr ; The Bistro Styx ; Demeter mourning ; Exit ; Afield ; Lost brilliance ; Demeter, waiting ; Lamentations ; Used ; Missing ; Demeter's prayer to Hades ; Her island -- Evening primrose -- Incarnation in Phoenix -- The first book -- Vacation.

Notes

  • -  Prosser Gifford introduces the program; James Billington introduces Ms. Dove.
  • -  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. 75 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, mono. ; 10 in.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • RWD 7459

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 95770167

Online Format

  • audio

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Rights & Access

“Streaming Audio Use Restrictions: The recordings on this page are provided for reference, research, and educational purposes only. No portion of any recording may be reproduced, redistributed, or otherwise made available by any third-party, for any purpose, without prior written authorization from the rights holder.”

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Chicago citation style:

Dove, Rita, Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. Rita Dove reading her poems in the Montpelier Room, May 4. 1995. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/95770167/.

APA citation style:

Dove, R., Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund & Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. (1995) Rita Dove reading her poems in the Montpelier Room, May 4. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/95770167/.

MLA citation style:

Dove, Rita, Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. Rita Dove reading her poems in the Montpelier Room, May 4. 1995. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/95770167/>.