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Classification History
Object ID 2004-01-50
Title Coast Poetry in the '70's and '80's
Author Larke, Julia
Physical Description 1 DVD; 86 min.
Published Date August 22, 2010
Summary Four coast poets tell stories of Mendocino history from a time when the town had been nearly abandoned. They arrived with a commitment to writing and surviving in a bereft economy, but one freer to development in the arts. It was a time when a poetry reading might be the only event in town with an armload of firewood as the price of admission.
Hosted by Kris Smith and filmed by Julia Larke.
Subjects Poetry
Poets
Writing
People Black, Gordon
Baker, Deveaux
Doubiago, Sharon
Bradd, Bill
Search Terms Oral History