Gallery view

1971 Dec. 8

Tate, James, 1943-2015

James Tate reading his own poetry

Poetry reading by Tate on his 28th birthday.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection

1971

Junkins, Donald, 1931

Donald Junkins interviewed by Robert Bagg

Discussing the tone and style of Junkins's poetry and his evolution from a free verse poet to a formal poet. Includes a reading of Junkins's poem, "Crossing by ferry."

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection

1986

Rich, Adrienne, 1929-2012

Interview with Adrienne Rich

Amherst (Mass.) - Discussion of writer's responsibility in the world, socio-cultural context, role in society. Recorded at the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities, UMass Amherst.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection

1971 June 4

Bly, Robert

Commencement address at UMass Amherst

Amherst (Mass.) - Commencement address.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection

1961 Oct. 25

Frost, Robert, 1874-1963

Lecture by Robert Frost part 2

Amherst (Mass.) - Lecture at War Memorial Lecture, introduced by William C. O'Donnell, marking the first contribution of WFCR to the Eastern Educational Radio Network. Originally broadcast over WMUA. Includes readings from his poetry, thoughts on the nation and youth.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection

1962 Apr. 21

Poetry readings by recipients of Glascock Poetry Contest

South Hadley (Mass.) - Readings by five poets from Yale, Barnard, Trinity, Mount Holyoke, Williams.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection

1959

Frost, Robert, 1874-1963

Poetry reading by Robert Frost part 3

South Hadley (Mass.) - Reading at Mount Holyoke College.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection

1964 Oct. 19

MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982

Poetry reading by Archibald MacLeish

Amherst (Mass.) - Lecture and poetry reading.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection

1964 Mar. 3

Nemerov, Howard

Poetry reading by Howard Nemerov

South Hadley (Mass.) - Reading, probably at Mount Holyoke College.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection

1954

Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962

Poetry reading by E.E. Cummings

Amherst (Mass.) - Poetry reading at UMass Amherst before the Literary Society of UMass Amherst for the program New England Anthology.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection