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Subject: English: Poetry

The Poetry Series

There is a growing understanding of the many values of poetry, something that can add to our lives in many ways at any age. This series of programs introduces viewers to the joy of poetry and to a number of significant poets. Programs available on 6 or 7 individual DVDs, Digital Streaming Files or Videos; also in a Click for more

Living Poetry 1: A Year in the Life of a Poem

Living Poetry 1: A Year in the Life of a Poem

Blue Ribbon Winner -AF&V Festival
A classic program that features the late, renowned poet Theodore Weiss, who concentrates on the year-long making of a poem, while reflecting on poetry of William Blake and W.B. Yeats, helping viewers understand the creative process involved in writing poetry, from idea to realization, and the importance of tenacity and revision. After twenty-two revisions the former Princeton University professor reads the "final" version at New York's Cooper Union. Produced by Edwards Films, Inc. 00/08DE JSCA 30 min.
Also with Theodore Weiss: Living Poetry 2; Writing Poetry; Backpacking and Hiking: Let the Mountains Speak
Also by Edwards Films: Kids Poetry; Between Summer and Winter; The Biologist, the Poet and the Funeral Director; Tree: A Paraplegic's Heroic Story)

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