Tag Archives: gerald stern

Kerouac letter discovery shows poet didn’t toss it

One letter… Decades of drama. Kerouac, Cassady, Ginsberg and Stern

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http://www.denverpost.com/ci_27003969/kerouac-letter-discovery-shows-poet-didnt-toss-it


 

Lackawanna Valley Digital Archives – History of Poets

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The Lackawanna Valley Digital Archives have made available videos of a number of poets reading at the Scranton Public Library . These poets visited Scranton from the late 1970s through the 1990s and were filmed as part of the Friends of the Scranton Public Library Poetry Series. You can watch poets such as CK Williams, Belle Waring, Bruce Weigi, Elaine Terranova, Susan Stewart, Henry Taylor, Gerald Stern, Gary Snyder,William Stafford, Charles Simic, Len Roberts, Susan Ray, David Ray, Jean Pearson, Carol Oles, Naomi Shihab Nye, W.S. Merwin, Heather McHugh, William Matthews, Thomas lux, Etheridge Knight, Galway Kinnel, Paul Kelly, Collette Hiestand, Willian Heyen, Emon Greenan, Michael Heller, Robert Hass, Carolyn Forsche, Tess Gallagher, Lawerence Ferlingetti, Lynn Emanuel, W.D. Earhart, Cornilius Eady, Jim Daniels, Stephen Dunn, Robert Creeley, Gerald Constanzo, William Bonk, Robert Bly, Marvin Bell and Dennis Brutus.  If you click the link, scroll down and you will see the wide array of poets reading made available.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCR2vj6m_V0K0xkOBAEE74sg

Poetry Everywhere

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Poetry Everywhere over at the Poetry Foundation is worth a look and a listen to numerous poets reading their work.

http://www.poetryfoundation.org/features/video?show=Poetry%20Everywhere

It’s National Poetry Month! What are you doing?

You could read poetry during the lazy days of April or you could visit

The Tenth Muse – A Poetry Workshop with Diane Sahms-Guarnieri on April 21st or  Poetry Ink 2012 on April 22 and Northeast Philadelphia Memorial for Poet/Teacher Louis McKee on April 29th.  Or follow  Recommended Reading for National Poetry Month