Event Title

Reading: Czeslaw Milosz

Presenter Information

Czeslaw Milosz

Location

UND Memorial Ballroom

Start Date

23-3-1983 8:00 PM

End Date

23-3-1983 9:00 PM

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In this recording from March 23, 1983 during the 14th Annual UND Writers Conference, “The Centennial Year,” Czeslaw Milosz reads excerpts from The Selected Notebooks. He also reads “Calling to Order,” “A Song on the End of the World,” “Campo dei Fiori,” “[If I had to tell what the world is for me],” “[When the moon rises and women in flowery dresses are strolling],” “Esse,” “Bobo’s Metamorphosis,” “Magpiety,” “To Raja Rao,” “[You talked, but after your talking all the rest remains]” “[The death of a man is like the fall of a mighty nation],” “[And yet you experienced the flames of hell],” “[Pure beauty, benediction: you are all I gathered],” “Rivers,” “Ars Poetica,” “You Who Wronged,” “A Parable of the Poppy Seed,” and “So Little.”

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Reading: Czeslaw Milosz

UND Memorial Ballroom

In this recording from March 23, 1983 during the 14th Annual UND Writers Conference, “The Centennial Year,” Czeslaw Milosz reads excerpts from The Selected Notebooks. He also reads “Calling to Order,” “A Song on the End of the World,” “Campo dei Fiori,” “[If I had to tell what the world is for me],” “[When the moon rises and women in flowery dresses are strolling],” “Esse,” “Bobo’s Metamorphosis,” “Magpiety,” “To Raja Rao,” “[You talked, but after your talking all the rest remains]” “[The death of a man is like the fall of a mighty nation],” “[And yet you experienced the flames of hell],” “[Pure beauty, benediction: you are all I gathered],” “Rivers,” “Ars Poetica,” “You Who Wronged,” “A Parable of the Poppy Seed,” and “So Little.”