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Poetry Breaks; Poetry Breaks III, Philip Levine

Part of New Television Workshop.

11/15/1994

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Series
Poetry Breaks
Program
Poetry Breaks III, Philip Levine
Series Description

2-5 minute filler programs with New England area writers reading their poetry. Poets include Martin Espada, Galway Kinnell, Sharon Olds. Series release date: 1988

Program Description

Philip Levine reads and introduces his poems. The following poems appear on the master tapes with and without the "Poetry Breaks" logo and copyright: "Belle Isle 1949" "Gin" "My Grandmother in Heaven" "For Fran" "The Simple Truth" "Sweet Will" "What Work Is" "A Late Answer"

The source tapes contain multiple takes of these poems.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Poetry
Oral interpretation of poetry
Poetry reading
Genres
Performance in a Studio
Topics
Literature
Creators
Marcia Hulley (Producer)
Luchetti, Leita Hagemann (Producer)
Contributors
Levine, Philip, 1928- ()
Citation
Chicago: “Poetry Breaks; Poetry Breaks III, Philip Levine,” 11/15/1994, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 10, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1E9A60C671DB4E5494A1F52AE5D6250B.
MLA: “Poetry Breaks; Poetry Breaks III, Philip Levine.” 11/15/1994. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 10, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1E9A60C671DB4E5494A1F52AE5D6250B>.
APA: Poetry Breaks; Poetry Breaks III, Philip Levine. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1E9A60C671DB4E5494A1F52AE5D6250B
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