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Poetry in America. Season 1 [videorecording] : explore and debate 12 unforgettable American poems / WGBH ; a production of Verse Video Education ; written and directed by Elisa New ; producer, Leah Reis-Dennis
DVD/Video | PBS | 2019
Available at PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction (811.5408 POE) plus 1 more

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2 videodiscs (approximately 305 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
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DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
In English; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
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Host, Elisa New.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2018.
Wide screen (16x9).
Not rated TV-PG.
Scholar and host Elisa New travels the country, joining up with distinguished poets, celebrities, and everyday Americans to create a fully immersive experience in hearing, reading, and interpreting American poems.
I cannot dance opon my toes, by Emily Dickinson -- Fast break, by Edward Hirsch -- Those winter Sundays, by Robert Hayden -- Hymmnn and hum bom!, by Allen Ginsberg -- Skyscraper, by Carl Sandburg -- Harlem, by Langston Hughes -- Mus©♭e des Beaux Arts, by W.H. Auden -- Shirt, by Robert Pinsky -- To prisoners, by Gwendolyn Brooks -- The gray heron, by Galway Kinnell -- N.Y. state of mind, by Nas -- The new colossus, by Emma Lazarus.
Written and directed by Elisa New ; producer, Leah Reis-Dennis.
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