Poetry in person

Language and/or Subtitles: English
Format: DVD 2009
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD) PN6101.P54219 2009zx
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
Call Number  (DVD) PN6101.P54219 2009zx
A collection of filmed poetry readings culled from the 43-year archive of the International Poetry Forum, which was originally founded in 1966 by Dr. Samuel Hazo of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Poets reciting their own poems (66 min.)
Actors & actresses reciting poems (58 min.).

Additional Information
Subjects Poetry, Modern -- 20th century.
Poetry, Modern -- 21st century.
Literary readings.
Filmed performances.
Publisher [Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania] :[International Poetry Forum?],2009
Edition Full screen.
Other Titles International Poetry Forum, 1966-2009
Contributors Hazo, Samuel, 1928- compiler, narrator.
Engelbrecht, Roy, film producer.
Carpenter, Archie, film producer.
MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982, performer.
Wilbur, Richard, 1921-2017 performer.
Pastan, Linda, 1932- performer.
Heaney, Seamus, 1939-2013, performer.
Clifton, Lucille, 1936-2010, performer.
Causley, Charles, 1917-2003, performer.
Merwin, W. S. (William Stanley), 1927-2019 performer.
Tranströmer, Tomas, 1931-2015, performer.
Van Duyn, Mona, performer.
Forché, Carolyn, performer.
Walcott, Derek, performer.
Kinnell, Galway, 1927-2014, performer.
Collins, Billy, performer.
Reid, Alastair, 1926-2014, performer.
Levine, Philip, 1928-2015, performer.
Shapiro, Karl, 1913-2000, performer.
Kumin, Maxine, 1925-2014, performer.
Hall, Donald, 1928-2018 performer.
Williams, Miller, performer.
McDougall, Jo, performer.
Reed, Ishmael, 1938- performer.
Miłosz, Czesław, performer.
Williams, C. K. (Charles Kenneth), 1936-2015, performer.
Voigt, Ellen Bryant, 1943- performer.
Kiley, Richard, performer.
Yevtushenko, Yevgeny Aleksandrovich, 1933-2017 performer.
Jones, James Earl, performer.
Shields, Brooke, 1965- performer.
Conrad, David, 1967- performer.
Woolf, Gabriel, performer.
Balcon, Jill, performer.
Kingdom, Bob, performer.
York, Michael, 1942- performer.
Noor, Queen, consort of Hussein, King of Jordan, 1951- performer.
Grace, Princess of Monaco, 1929-1982, performer.
Glover, Danny, performer.
Burstyn, Ellen, 1932- performer.
International Poetry Forum,
Participants/Performers Poets reciting their own poems: Archibald MacLeish, Richard Wilbur, Linda Pastan, Seamus Heaney, Lucille Clifton, Charles Causley, W.S. Merwin, Tomas Transtromer, Mona Van Duyn, Carolyn Forche, Derek Walcott, Galway Kinnell, Billy Collins, Alastair Reid, Philip Levine, Karl Shapiro, Maxine Kumin, Donald Hall, Miller Williams, Jo McDougall, Ishmael Reed, Czeslaw Milosz, C.K. Williams, Ellen Bryant Voight.
Actors and actresses reciting poems: Richard Kiley, Yevgeny Yevtushenko, James Earl Jones, Brooke Shields, David Conrad, Gabriel Woolf, Jill Balcon, Bob Kingdom, Michael York, Queen Noor of Jordan, Princess Grace, Danny Glover, Ellen Burstyn.
Language English
In English, with some Russian.
Notes Title from container.
System Details DVD-R (might not be compatible with all players); full screen presentation.
Description 1 videodisc (124 min) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
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