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Voices of memory

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Summary:Li-Young Lee and Gerald Stern offer poems that reveal the deep power of memory to inform and illuminate immediate experience. Stern's Jewish heritage provides him with the direction to resurrect and reconstruct past experiences. Lee's poetry reflects his struggle with his Chinese heritage since he has never lived in Chinese society. Includes interviews with the poets by Bill Moyers.
Contributor:Moyers, Bill D
Lee, Li-Young 1957
Stern, Gerald 1925
Grubin, David
Provider:Public Affairs Television (Firm)
David Grubin Productions
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:Poetry, Modern 20th century
Oral interpretation of poetry
Poets, American
Memory in literature
Stern, Gerald 1925
Lee, Li-Young 1957
Credits:Host: Bill Moyers.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Literature, Print Culture
Films@UM Browse terms:Literature, Print Culture
Collection:Films@UM
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