1 sound tape reel : analog ; 5 in. ; 2 hr., 5 min., 34 sec.
Cage performs a portion of his poem <em>Empty Words</em> at the San Francisco Art Institute. <br>Sound quality is poor.<br>Also found in this recording is a fragment of a meeting of the Waterfront Project at SFAI, beginning in the last minute of side 1 and continuing to the end of side 2.
John Cage performance and lecture, 1978 October. Jan Butterfield papers, 1950-1997. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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