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Unique Poetry Recordings to Be Digitized

November 19, 2013

Ezra Pound recordingThe Woodberry Poetry Room in Lamont Library holds one-of-a-kind recordings of some of the 20th century’s most important poets — Auden, Eliot and Frost, to name a few — reading their work. Those voices will soon reach a wider audience thanks to plans to preserve these unique materials, many of which are stored in fragile media vulnerable to decay. New funding will allow the Poetry Room to digitize these recordings and make them publicly available online. Read the full article in HCL News.