reading and interacting with poetry
by Jennifer Kilgore-Caradec
Thursday, April 8, 2010
Ginsberg reads Whitman
On pages provided by the American Government concerning books and culture, one can now listen to a clear sharp reading of Walt Whitman by Allen Ginsberg, recorded at Naropa University, Boulder, Colorado, on June 25, 1987. (www.america.gov/publications/books.html#arts)
Jennifer Kilgore-Caradec teaches English at the University of Caen in Normandy. She is co-editor of "La poésie de Geoffrey Hill et la modernité" (L'Harmattan, 2007), "Selected Poems from Modernism to Now" (CSP, 2012), "Poetry & Religion: Figures of the Sacred" (Peter Lang, 2013), "European Voices in the Poetry of W.B. Yeats and Geoffrey Hill" (Peter Lang, 2015).
Her research interests include Contemporary Poetry, British and American Literature, especially Literature in conjunction with Memory, History, Religion, and War.
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