Poetry reading featuring Michael Castro, J.D. Parran, and Eugene Redmond (Audio)
Michael Castro and J.D. Parran performing the Kokopilau Cycle and Eugene Redmond reading poetry at Duff's Restaurant for the Arthur Brown Memorial Reading.
Recording Index: "Great order forces" [no title mentioned, performed by Michael Castro] 00:00; The Fourth World [performed by Michael Castro] 05:27; Black Star Line 27:33; New York Seashores (title mentioned at 37:14) 31:21; The Archbishop of New Art 43:50; Blue-eyed Sula Sing Solomon Song Among Beloved Tar Babies 49:09; Big Sister Song 55:37; For Katherine Dunham 57:5o
Funding provided by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission through the Access to Historical Records grant
Washington University in St. Louis
mp3 edited access file was created from unedited access file which was sourced from preservation WAV file that was generated from original audio cassette.
River Styx at Duff's
Michael Castro Papers (MSS151), 1964-2014
recording starts in the middle of poem reading. All the first part performance seems to under the same topic “the Kokopilau Cycle”, poem read by Michael Castro. After that, there was a part of electrionic pure music and is cut. And After that, Eugene Redmond read several poems. recording ends at the unknown introducor saying "I am gonna to read".