Poetry reading featuring Ira Cohen (Audio)

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Description
  • Ira Cohen poetry reading at Duff's Restaurant. Recording Index: Introduction (0:00); "As the son of deaf mutes" (7:38); Imagine Jean Cocteau (8:10); "I discovered that light was buried" (11:04); Can writing bring it back (12:23); Immortal idol (18:35); Bright penny meditation or Frankenstein in the park (19:53); Coconut economics (22:12); "The time of the werewolf" (23:32); Golden ivory (27:42); Insomnia on Duke Ellington Boulevard (28:57); Kathmandu dream piece (32:59); Song to nothing (38:48); Tangier telegram from the Majoon traveler (41:01); "To what fell black winged majesty" (43:48); "On her back she sweeps" (45:49); Letter to Caliban (47:41); "The tongue of the water buffalo" (49:58); Tokyo birdhouse (52:14); The fourth monsoon (54:35)
Subject
Creator
Funder
  • Funding provided by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission through the Access to Historical Records grant
Publisher
  • Washington University in St. Louis
Source
  • mp3 edited access file was created from unedited access file which was sourced from preservation WAV file that was generated from original audio cassette.
Language
  • English
Identifier
  • CASS.790
Series
  • River Styx at Duff's
  • River Styx Archive (MSS127), 1973-2001
Note
  • at 46:43 there is a brief lapse in audio quality; audio cuts from 47:51 - 47:57 and possible cut around 48:00
Extent
  • 00H55M26S
Description standard
Publication place
  • St. Louis, Missouri
Date issued
  • 1995-09-25T00:00:00Z
Collection
Visibility Open Access
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