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MacAdams, Lewis 1944-

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Birth of the cool : beat, bebop, and the American avant-garde by Lewis MacAdams( Book )

18 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focusing on New York from 1948 to 1965, this cultural history journeys from Minton's club in Harlem, the birthplace of bebop, to Max's Kansas City and the Newport Folk Festival, where Bob Dylan went electric
What happened to Kerouac?( Visual )

19 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigates the personal history and creative process of Jack Kerouac, father of the Beat Generation, author of "On the road", and a pivotal figure of the fifties countercultural revolution. Shows what happened when fame and notoriety were thrust upon an essentially reticent man
Octavio Paz by Octavio Paz( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Octavio Paz, the foremost poet of Latin America, reads at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., and is interviewed by Lewis MacAdams"--Container
Gary Snyder by Gary Snyder( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gary Snyder, winner of the Pulitzer Prize, reads at the Los Angeles Theatre Center and is interviewed by Lewis MacAdams
Sharon Olds( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sharon Olds, award-winning poet and teacher, reads from The Dead and the Living, The Gold Cell, and unpublished work at the Los Angeles Theatre Center. She is interviewed by Lewis MacAdams
Galway Kinnell by Galway Kinnell( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Galway Kinnell, winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the American Book Award, reads at the Los Angeles Theatre Center and is interviewed by Lewis MacAdams"--VHS container
Louise Glück by Louise Glück( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Louise Glück, winner of the National Book Critics' Circle Award, reads at the Los Angeles Theatre Center and is interviewed by Lewis MacAdams"--Container
Robert Creeley by Robert Creeley( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Creeley reads his poems and talks with students at the Harvard School. Includes an interview with him conducted by Lewis MacAdams at the Gallery of the Lannan Foundation in Los Angeles on April 16, 1990
Ishmael Reed by Ishmael Reed( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On May 26, 1989, in Venice, Calif., Reed read from his New and selected poems and his novel The terrible threes. Includes portions of an interview with poet Lewis MacAdams
Richard Wilbur by Lannan Foundation( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Wilbur reads and is interviewed by David St. John
W.S. Merwin by W. S Merwin( Visual )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"W.S. Merwin, winner of the Pulitzer Prize, reads at the Los Angeles Theatre Center and is interviewed by Lewis MacAdams"--Container
Philip Levine by Philip Levine( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Philip Levine, winner of the National Book Critic's Circle Award, reads at the Los Angeles Theatre Center and is interviewed by Lewis MacAdams"--Container
Victor Hernandez Cruz by Victor Hernández Cruz( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Victor Hernandez Cruz, twice the World Heavyweight Poetry Champion, reads at the Los Angeles Theatre Center from Rhythm, content and flavor and Red beans. He talks to students at Harvard School and is interviewed by Lewis MacAdams"--Container
Ernesto Cardenal by Ernesto Cardenal( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ernesto Cardenal, an ordained Catholic priest, a revolutionary and an acclaimed poet reads in Spanish from Cántico Cósmico. The English translations are read by actor Edward Asner and poet Rubén Martínez who also interviews Ernesto Cardenal--VHS container
Yehuda Amichai by Lannan Foundation( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Israeli poet Yehuda Amichai reads from his poems and is interviewed by Esther Robbins
Kay Boyle by Kay Boyle( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Kay Boyle, who has published more than 30 books in a rich career that stretches back to Paris in the 20's, gives her final performance at the Los Angeles Theatre Center and is interviewed by Sean Wong"--Container
[Baraka : religion, revolution and poetry]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Amiri Baraka, poet, playwright, novelist, and essayist, reads from Boptrees and unpublished work. He is interviewed by Lewis MacAdams
 
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Birth of the cool : beat, bebop, and the American avant-garde
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