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Lannan Foundation

Overview
Works: 80 works in 296 publications in 2 languages and 19,556 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History 
Roles: Publisher, Producer
Classifications: PN6101, 811.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lannan Foundation
Allen Ginsberg by Allen Ginsberg( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Allen Ginsberg, one of the major poetic voices of the twentieth century, reads poems and sings songs accompanied by Donald Was ... at McCabe's Guitar Shop in Santa Monica, California; and is interviewed by Lewis MacAdams"-- VHS Container
Joy Harjo by Joy Harjo( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Joy Harjo as she discusses her work and reads from her poetry, including "The woman who fell from the sky", "Secrets from the center of the world", "In mad love and war", and "She had some horses."
Adrienne Rich( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"During her 40-year career, Adrienne Rich has been a poet of great moral presence and enduring creative power, a poet whose aesthetic is linked with her political sensibilities. Ms. Rich reads from An Atlas of the Difficult World, Diving into the Wreck and The Fact of a Doorframe and talks with Michael Silverblatt. The reading and conversation took place on May 14, 1992, in Los Angeles"--Container
Octavio Paz by Octavio Paz( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 397 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"-- VHS container
Seamus Heaney( Visual )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Seamus Heaney from County Derry, bears witness to Ireland's complex, violent past and present. One of the finest living poets, he reads from Selected Poems 1966-1987 and talks with Michael Silverblatt."--Container
Gary Snyder( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gary Snyder, winner of the Pulitzer Prize, reads at the Los Angeles Theatre Center, is interviewed by Lewis MacAdams, and speaks with high school students at Harvard School
W.S. Merwin by W. S Merwin( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 362 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
Czeslaw Milosz( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Czesław Miłosz, winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1980, reads from his Collected poems at the Los Angeles Theatre Center and is interviewed by Lewis MacAdams"--VHS container
Sharon Olds( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 350 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( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 347 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"--Container
Denise Levertov( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Denise Levertov, born in England in 1923, has long been an important American poet, essayist, editor, and teacher. Her poetry is musical, meditative, and transcendent, addressing the nature of faith, the imperiled beauty of the natural world, love, and politics. Ms. Levertov, who received a Lannan Literary Award for Poetry, read from Evening train and unpublished work on December 7, 1993, in Los Angeles"--Container. Followed by an interview
Richard Wilbur( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Wilbur reads and is interviewed by David St. John
Robert Creeley by Robert Creeley( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 337 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 13, 1990
Amiri Baraka by Amiri Baraka( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amiri Baraka, poet, playwright, novelist, and essayist, reads from Boptrees and unpublished work. He is interviewed by Lewis MacAdams
Ishmael Reed by Ishmael Reed( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 333 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
Philip Levine by Philip Levine( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 327 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
Louise Glück by Louise Glück( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 326 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
Sonia Sanchez( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sonia Sanchez ... a dynamic poet, playwright, activist and teacher ... read from Homegirls & Handgrenades and Under a Soprano Sky ... Ms. Sanchez was interviewed by poet Lewis MacAdams"--Container
Paule Marshall( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Paule Marshall, born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, has said that the source of her art is the expressive talk she heard as a girl among the West Indian women in her mother's kitchen. Ms. Marshall, who has received a MacArthur Fellowship, has written four novels and two collections of stories. On April 12, 1994, she read from Daughters and talked with Michael Silverblatt in Los Angeles"--VHS container
Eavan Boland( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Eavan Boland is a major Irish poet, and in her nine books of poetry she explores the relationship between gender, art, and national identity--'the meeting place between womanhood and history.' Eavan Boland read from In a time of violence and Outside history on November 16, 1994, in Los Angeles. She discussed her work with Los Angeles poet Eloise Klein Healy whose books include Artemis in Echo Park and Ordinary wisdom"--Container
 
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