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Author Plath, Sylvia.

Title Sylvia Plath [sound recording].

Imprint London : British Library, p2010.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Audiobook CD    811 Plath,S PLA    Available
Description 1 sound disc (73 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Spoken word
Spoken word (British Broadcasting Corporation)
Note BBC radio broadcasts of Sylvia Plath reading and discussing her poems.
Durations on insert.
Program notes by Peter K. Steinberg on insert.
Contents New poetry : the poet's voice. Leaving early ; Candles -- Two of a kind : poets in partnership. Interview with Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes ; Introduction to Mushrooms ; Mushrooms (Plath) ; Introduction to Pike ; Pike (Hughes) -- The living poet. Introduction ; Introduction to The disquieting muses ; The disquieting muses ; Introduction to Spinster ; Spinster ; Introduction to Parliament Hill fields ; Parliament Hill fields ; Introduction to The stones ; The stones -- Live poetry reading at the Mermaid Theatre, London. Introducing Sylvia Plath ; Introduction to Tulips ; Tulips -- The poet's voice. The surgeon at 2 a.m. -- What made you stay? -- The poet's voice. Berck-Plage -- New comment. A review of Contemporary American poetry.
Credits Producer, Richard Fairman.
Performer Sylvia Plath ; with Ted Hughes, Owen Leeming (3rd-7th works).
Event Recorded Oct. 26, 1960 (New poetry: the poet's voice), Jan. 1, 1961 (Two of a kind: poets in a partnership, with Ted Hughes), May 5, 1961 (The living poet), July 7, 1961 (Live poetry reading at the Mermaid Theatre, London), Aug. 8, 1962 (The poet's voice), May 14, 1962 (What made you stay), Oct. 29, 1962 (The poet's voice), and Jan. 1, 1963 (New comment).
Subject Plath, Sylvia.
Genre/Form Literary readings (Radio programs)
Added Author Hughes, Ted, 1930-1998.
Leeming, Owen.
British Library. National Sound Archive.
ISBN 0712351027
Music No. NSACD 71 British Library

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