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Galway Kinnell

Galway Kinnell

Kinnell, Galway
Title: Galway Kinnell
Reading Date: Thursday, November 3, 1977

Galway Kinnell Introduction-2078

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by Lois Shelton

excerpt from "Jubilate Agno"-2079

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by Christopher Smart


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Smart, Christopher. Jubilate Agno. New York: Greenwood, 1969.

"Les Invalides"-2080

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Introduced as "In the Dust by Les Invalides"


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Kinnell, Galway. Mortal Acts, Mortal Words. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1980.

"Blackberry Eating"-2081

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Introduced as "Blackberries for Breakfast"


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Kinnell, Galway. Mortal Acts, Mortal Words. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1980.

"Memory of Wilmington"-2082

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Introduced as "Wilmington Delaware"


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Kinnell, Galway. Mortal Acts, Mortal Words. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1980.

"Goodbye"-2083

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Introduced as "My mother, poor woman..."


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Kinnell, Galway. Mortal Acts, Mortal Words. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1980.

"Ah-ah"-2084

"Tonight, the Oohaoo..."-2085

"Song of Myself"-2086

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fragment from Walt Whitman's poem


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Whitman, Walt. Leaves of Grass. New York: Norton, 1973.

"Little Sleep's-Head Sprouting Hair in the Moonlight"-2087

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Kinnell, Galway. The Book of Nightmare. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1971.

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Reading Date: Thursday, November 3, 1977
Series: Fall Reading Series
Sponsor(s): UA Poetry Center
Location(s): Student Union Senior Ballroom

In this reading with Coleman Barks, Galway Kinnell reads primarily from a manuscript that would be published three years after this reading as Mortal Acts, Mortal Words. He also performs poems written by Christopher Smart and Walt Whitman.

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