Cid Corman: a tribute to the late poet, editor, translator, who died March ll, 2004 at the age of 79. As Corman lay dying he was no longer able to read, but very much enjoyed taped messages and poems from friends. Host Jack Foley reads his own letter to Corman, shares reminiscences of their mutual … Continued
Cover to Cover with Jack Foley
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A celebration of the art of poetry. A well-known poet himself, Jack Foley’s considerable historical knowledge and his awareness of the current “scene” are incorporated into his radio shows and have made them a kaleidoscopic, always stimulating attraction for anyone interested in poetry.
Maria Mazziotti Gillan, Italian Women in Black Dresses. Jack Foley hosts.
Maria Mazziotti Gillan, Italian Women in Black Dresses. The founder and director of the Passaic County Community College Poetry Center and its cultural affairs department, whose poetry is inspired by her family and ethnic background, talks with host Jack Foley.
Jack Foley reading and discussing Keats’ Ode on a Grecian Urn.
Simon Louvish, Part Two.
Interview with Simon Louvish, author of Keystone: The Life and Clowns of Mack Sennett (Faber and Faber, Inc.), an account of the life and career of "the king of comedy," Mack Sennett. Louvish’s book traces the trajectory of this Irish-Catholic movie mogul as well as what Louvish calls "Sennett’s…America, contagious, nervous, alays at high speed." … Continued
Jack Foley, Tribute to Mack Sennett (1880-1960), the pioneer of filmmaking whose Keystone comedies remain hilarious 90 years after they were made.
Jack Foley. Poets Against the War, a selection of poems from the web site read by Jack Foley, is the premium offered. Today’s show will present some of the CD.
Rediscovering America: The Making of Multicultural America, 1900-2000. Carla Blank takes a look at one of the most complex, destructive, creative centuries of human history. Part 2 (conclusion). Jack Foley hosts.
Rediscovering America: The Making of Multicultural America, 1900-2000. Carla Blank takes a look at one of the most complex, destructive, creative centuries of human history. Part l of 2. Jack Foley hosts.