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(Folkways Records, 1978), 36 mins
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Every Tone a Testimony
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produced by Robert H. Catalotti, 1955- (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2001), 2 hours 27 mins
This double CD draws upon the collection at the Smithsonian Folkways archive to create a history of African American life and culture in sound—an aural history. Encompassing both the African American oral and literary traditions, these 59 tracks feature an unparalleled assembly of voices in music, oratory, poetr...
produced by Robert H. Catalotti, 1955- (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2001), 2 hours 27 mins
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Kenneth Patchen Reads His Love Poems
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written by Kenneth Patchen, 1911-1972 (Folkways Records, 1961), 56 mins
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The Letters of Emily Dickinson: A Reminiscence by Thomas Wentworth Higginson from
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written by Thomas Wentworth Higginson, 1823-1911 and Emily Dickinson, 1830-1886 (Folkways Records, 1962), 43 mins
written by Thomas Wentworth Higginson, 1823-1911 and Emily Dickinson, 1830-1886 (Folkways Records, 1962), 43 mins
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Prayers from the Ark: French and English Poems
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written by Carmen Bernos de Gasztold; produced by Scotti D'Arcy, 1923-1990 (Folkways Records, 1964), 38 mins
written by Carmen Bernos de Gasztold; produced by Scotti D'Arcy, 1923-1990 (Folkways Records, 1964), 38 mins
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The Reason I Like Chocolate
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written by Nikki Giovanni, 1943- (Folkways Records, 1976), 20 mins

Nikki Giovanni reads her poems for children, many of which carry a child-like sensibility. These are sure to delight, with titles like "Parents Never Understand" and "James Shell’s Snowball Stand."

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The Roan Stallion: By Robinson Jeffers
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written by Robinson Jeffers, 1887-1962; produced by Scotti D'Arcy, 1923-1990 (Folkways Records, 1963), 39 mins
written by Robinson Jeffers, 1887-1962; produced by Scotti D'Arcy, 1923-1990 (Folkways Records, 1963), 39 mins
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Selections from Walt Whitman's Leaves of Grass
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written by Walt Whitman, 1819-1892 (Folkways Records, 1957), 59 mins
written by Walt Whitman, 1819-1892 (Folkways Records, 1957), 59 mins
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Serenade by Aaron Kramer: Reading His Own and Other Poems by Poets of New York
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written by Morris Rosenfeld, 1862-1923, Aaron Kramer, 1921-1997, Alexander F. Bergman, fl. 1957 and Maxwell Bodenheim, 1892-1954 (Folkways Records, 1957), 47 mins
written by Morris Rosenfeld, 1862-1923, Aaron Kramer, 1921-1997, Alexander F. Bergman, fl. 1957 and Maxwell Bodenheim, 1892-1954 (Folkways Records, 1957), 47 mins
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