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Frederic Spielberg lecture on Beatnik poetry

Creator:
Spielberg, Frederic, Dr.
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1960 February 18
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 sound tape reel : analog ; 7 in. ; 1 hr., 4 min., 1 sec.
Summary:
Spielberg discusses the Beatnik poetry movement, both superficial and deeper aspects, and how the term "Beatnik" is a misnomer. He reads from several poems.
Lecture begins 47 seconds into recording, and is cut off at end of recording.
Original tape has intermittent noises, but is generally intelligible.
Citation:
Frederic Spielberg lecture on Beatnik poetry, 1960 February 18. Rudolph Schaeffer papers, 1880s-1994. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.
Use Note:
Current copyright status is undetermined
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Beat generation
Poetry
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)11962
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Rudolph Schaeffer papers, 1880s-1994
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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