Laying down the tower / Marge Piercy.

Program Title:
Laying down the tower / Marge Piercy.
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Poet, novelist and activist Marge Piercy (1936 - ) reads her eleven-poem sequence Laying Down the Tower, a radical meditation on the ancient symbols of the tarot deck - a political reading for the overturning of a repressed society. No intro or outro, and sound mostly audible in left channel only.

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Date Recorded on: 
Wellfleet, Mass., Nov. 1971.
Date Broadcast on: 
KPFA, 20 Jan. 1972; KPFT, 29 May 1972.
Item duration: 
1 reel (34 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, mono.
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Los Angeles : Pacifica Radio Archive, 1971.
Rights Summary: 
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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