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Poet Michael McClure reading at the Lion-house, Fleishacker zoo, San Francisco, 1965

Poet Michael McClure reading at the Lion-house, Fleishacker zoo, San Francisco, 1965

McClure, Michael

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Title: Poet Michael McClure reading at the Lion-house, Fleishacker zoo, San Francisco

Date: 1965

Physical Details: 1 sound tape reel : analog ; 3 in. ; 3 min., 52 sec.

Description: Title derived from typewritten label on tape case.

McClure reading a selection from his poetry collection Ghost tantras, with lions roaring in the background.

Recorded by Bruce Kansas Conner, tape recording produced in edition of fifty. 10 copies of this recording exist in the Wallace Berman papers.

Creator: McClure, Michael

Forms part of: Wallace Berman papers, 1907-1979, bulk 1955-1979

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Poet Michael McClure reading at the Lion-house, Fleishacker zoo, San Francisco, 1965. Wallace Berman papers, 1907-1979, bulk 1955-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Availability: This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.

Digital ID: 11447