Anne Sexton reads at the Poetry Center

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Anne Sexton reads at the Poetry Center
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Anne Sexton reads some of her work before an audience at the Poetry Center of the 92nd St. YM-YWHA in New York City in 1965. Some of the poems read are: Her kind -- I remember -- In the deep museum -- The truth the dead know -- Walking in Paris -- For the year of the insane -- The double image. Not self-contained. Tape ends with nearly a minute of applause.

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at 92nd St. YM-YWHA, New York City, 1965.
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WBAI, May 11, 1965.
Item duration: 
1 reel (30 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, mono.
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Los Angeles : Pacifica Radio Archives, 1965
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RESTRICTED. Permissions, licensing requests, Curriculum Initiative, Campus Campaign and all other inquiries should be directed to: Mark Torres, Archives Director, 800-735-0230,
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