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Lawrence Ferlinghetti - Informal talk and poetry reading

 Collection
Identifier: Recording Number 30

Scope and Content

Originally recorded on reel-to-reel. The digital audio file was created in May 2004 from a cassette copy of the original.

The tape recording was done at a session with Lawrence Ferlinghetti and a small group of people. The location may have been the Poetry Reading Room in Special Collections. A range of topics were discussed including poetry and poets (as T.S. Eliot, Allen Ginsberg, Robert Lowell and others), the Theater of the Absurd, and the war in Vietnam.

Dates

  • August 9, 1968

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Access

The recording is available for research.

Extent

0.01 Linear feet (Reel audio recording, 3 3/4 ips, Mono. Duration: 00:30:26)

Abstract

Recording of poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti.

Physical Location

University of Florida Smathers Library Building
Title
Lawrence Ferlinghetti - Informal talk and poetry reading
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Joyce Dewsbury
Date
August 2004
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Description is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida Repository

Contact:
George A. Smathers Libraries
PO Box 117005
Gainesville Florida 32611-7005 United States of America
352-273-2755