Reader: Griffin, Jonathan

Accession Number - 148

Date: 10/28/75
Length: 53 minutes
Tape Quality: good
Collection: Poetry Center
Ethnicity: white
Language: English
Use Policy: available
Content: First 7 minutes without picture. A talk on the art of translation. Discusses and reads translations of "The Art of Love," "Fidelity," and "Ideas on Linguistics" by Portuguese poet George de Seca; "You Who Wrote That On Earth There Is No More an Arrowbarren Nymph" and "Susanne Was Listening, Heard Me Sighing," by Agrippe DuBogne; and from a volume of poems by Rimbaud: "Sensation," "The Expert," "The Spellbound," "The High Boat," "Song of the Highest Tower," "Eternity," and "Young Couples." Reads his own: "To Replace Cryptorhetoric," "The Terracides," "Preface," "The First Age of Love," "With These Eyes," "Exhilaration," and "The Language." Linenthal, Mark (Intro.)

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