Event Title

Reading: Carolyn Forché

Presenter Information

Carolyn Forché

Location

UND Memorial Ballroom

Start Date

23-3-1983 3:00 PM

End Date

23-3-1983 4:00 PM

Description

In this audiovisual recording from March 23, 1983 as part of the 14th annual UND Writers Conference: “The Centennial Year,” Carolyn Forché reads a selection of poems from The Country Between Us. She reads “As Children Together,” “Joseph,” “San Onofre, California,” “The Visitor,” “Ourselves or Nothing,” “For the Stranger,” and “Endurance.” Forché answers audience questions about her work in El Salvador, current political tensions between Nicaragua and North America over the transaction of Soviet MIG fighter planes, and the internal structure of the Salvadoran military.

Introduced by Dr. Sandra Donaldson.

[Note: There are intermittent breaks in the recording.]

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Mar 23rd, 3:00 PM Mar 23rd, 4:00 PM

Reading: Carolyn Forché

UND Memorial Ballroom

In this audiovisual recording from March 23, 1983 as part of the 14th annual UND Writers Conference: “The Centennial Year,” Carolyn Forché reads a selection of poems from The Country Between Us. She reads “As Children Together,” “Joseph,” “San Onofre, California,” “The Visitor,” “Ourselves or Nothing,” “For the Stranger,” and “Endurance.” Forché answers audience questions about her work in El Salvador, current political tensions between Nicaragua and North America over the transaction of Soviet MIG fighter planes, and the internal structure of the Salvadoran military.

Introduced by Dr. Sandra Donaldson.

[Note: There are intermittent breaks in the recording.]