This is a recording of the Manhattan Theatre Club's "Writers in performance" series, introduced by its director, Janet Sternberg. The program features The Poetry Cabaret, which combines poetry and prose in performance with jazz. Writers on this recording are Wesley Brown; Alan Ziegler; Alexis De Veaux and Gwendolen Hardwick accompanied by saxophonist Charles Tyler and pianist Cliff Safane. This program was produced by Janet Sternberg and WBAI's Drama & Literature Department, and funded in part by the New York State Council on the Arts. Sensitive language.
This recording has been digitally preserved as part of Pacifica's American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 grant preservation project, and is available for research and reference . Please contact the archives via telephone: 818-506-1077 or email: americanwomen at pacificaradioarchives dot org for information on how to obtain a copy of this program. Thank you.