Event Title

Reading: James Dickey

Presenter Information

James Dickey

Location

UND Memorial Ballroom

Start Date

21-3-1980 8:00 PM

End Date

21-3-1980 9:00 PM

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In this audiovisual recording from March 21, 1980 as part of the 11th annual UND Writing Conference: “The Storytellers,” James Dickey reads a selection of his work, telling the story behind each piece. Dickey the poems “Encounter in the Cage Country,” “The Performance,” “The Driver,” a rhymed childrens book he wrote for his grandson, “Autumn,” part of the “False Youth” series of poems, recites a limerick he wrote to cure a friend's tenseness, reads “Jawbone,” “The Sheep Child,” “Springhouse, House, and Beyond,” concluding with an excerpt from Deliverance.

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Mar 21st, 8:00 PM Mar 21st, 9:00 PM

Reading: James Dickey

UND Memorial Ballroom

In this audiovisual recording from March 21, 1980 as part of the 11th annual UND Writing Conference: “The Storytellers,” James Dickey reads a selection of his work, telling the story behind each piece. Dickey the poems “Encounter in the Cage Country,” “The Performance,” “The Driver,” a rhymed childrens book he wrote for his grandson, “Autumn,” part of the “False Youth” series of poems, recites a limerick he wrote to cure a friend's tenseness, reads “Jawbone,” “The Sheep Child,” “Springhouse, House, and Beyond,” concluding with an excerpt from Deliverance.