Stanley Elkin reading from his novel, George Mills. Part of the River Styx PM recordings. Recorded on November 28, 1982.
Recording Index: Introduction by Jarvis Thurston (0:00); George Mills excerpt (4:22)
Quincy Troupe reading his poetry at Duff's Restaurant.
Recording Index: Skulls Along the River 02:15; South Central Vandeventer Street Rundown 12:52; For My Brother Timmy 18:10; The Old People Speak of Death 21:30 [poem starts at 22:39]; After Hearing a Radio , A Comment on Some Conditions 25:06...Show full record
Carlos Fuentes reading from his novel, Christopher Unborn.
Recording Index: Introduction by Finkel (0:03); Fuentes remarks (6:44); introduction to "Christopher Unborn" (11:06); excerpts from "Christopher Unborn" (12:06)
Howard Nemerov reading his poetry.
Recording Index: Castro opening remarks and history of River Styx (0:00); Again (7:21); The Christmas storm (9:32); The unexpected snow (12:28); Conversing with paradise (14:46); The museum (16:55); The author to his body on their 15th birthday (19:24) [poem...Show full record
Mona Van Duyn reading her poetry.
Recording Index: Castro opening remarks (0:00); Castro introduction to Swenson (6:30); Swenson introduction to Van Duyn (8:10); "This seems in a world where love..." (15:39) [poem starts at 17:20]; The vision test (19:29); Lives of the poets (23:40); Letters...Show full record
Van Duyn, Mona
Castro, Jan Garden
Castro, Jan Garden, Swenson, May, Jordan, Roland, 1938-
Jan Castro reading her poetry and Jonathan London's poetry and Becky Boyer performing music at Duff's Restaurant.
Recording Index: I Stand on the Edge of Ritual [written by Jonathon London] 02:12; Bone Song 03:09; Ode: For My Descend [For Mike Disent] 05:21; Self Control 06:25; The Creep 07:16;...Show full record
Dan Spell reading his poetry at Duff's Restaurant.
Recording Index: [none of the poems are titled] "No, that was not Sweck who came through the door" 02:45; "High in the high place does the man" 05:19; "It Should be Seen within the Reach" 09:05; "Mistakenly would you be called selfish" 11:17;...Show full record
Anna Lum reading her poetry at Duff's Restaurant.
Recording Index: Genesis 01:33; The Way 04:04; The Ritual 05:02; Piao Piao 06:23; The Edge 07:34; Night Lines 08:17; A Butterfly's Dream 10:51; Solicitation by Phone 12:39; Harvest 14:02; The Odor of Crabapple 15:52; XXX; "Eating with...Show full record