KUSP's Poetry Show

Rebekah Presson Mosby, special guest

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09 - rpmosby-210-Rebekah_pressonOn the March 9, 2014 Poetry Show, host Dennis Morton welcomed special guest Rebekah Presson Mosby, a writer, audio anthologist and one of the preeminent producers of archival recordings of poets reading their work.

Regular Poetry Show listeners will be familiar with several of the anthology CDs produced by Ms. Mosby, beginning with In Their Own Voices: A Century of Recorded Poetry, released by Rhino Records in 1998. That project proved to be a commercial success, which led to…

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For this show, we hear a selection of cuts from Poetry on Record, including very early recordings (originally recorded onto wax cylinders!) of Walt Whitman and Alfred Lord Tennyson.

To hear more recordings from Poetry on Record, listen to the podcast of the Poetry Show from February 16, 2014.

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