New Letters
On The Air

John Ashbery

Poetry

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Catalog Number: 20030813, 19860926

John Ashbery, one of America's most acclaimed poets, reads from his Selected Poems in a public presentation recorded during a commencement address to students at the Kansas City Art Institute.

| Interview Year: 1986 | Genre: Poetry | Awards: Pulitzer Prize, MacArthur Fellowship, National Book Award |

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Thomas Fox Averill

Thursday, March 1, 2018
Wichita, Kan.

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New Letters on the Air Archive Audio on The Paris Review Podcast

The Paris Review’s podcast for Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, will feature John Ashbery reading his poem “Soonest Mended,” from a 1986 New Letters on the Air program. More information and links to The Paris Review Podcast here.

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Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.