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The Resource The poem I turn to : actors & directors present poetry that inspires them, preface by Billy Collins ; afterword by John Lithgow ; edited by Jason Shinder ; advisory editors, Michael O'Keefe and Lili Taylor

The poem I turn to : actors & directors present poetry that inspires them, preface by Billy Collins ; afterword by John Lithgow ; edited by Jason Shinder ; advisory editors, Michael O'Keefe and Lili Taylor

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The poem I turn to : actors & directors present poetry that inspires them
Title
The poem I turn to
Title remainder
actors & directors present poetry that inspires them
Statement of responsibility
preface by Billy Collins ; afterword by John Lithgow ; edited by Jason Shinder ; advisory editors, Michael O'Keefe and Lili Taylor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
808.81
Index
index present
LC call number
PN6101
LC item number
.P488 2008
Literary form
poetry
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  • 1955-2008
  • 1955-
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  • Shinder, Jason
  • O'Keefe, Michael
  • Taylor, Lili
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  • Poetry
  • Poetry
  • English poetry
  • American poetry
Target audience
adult
Label
The poem I turn to : actors & directors present poetry that inspires them, preface by Billy Collins ; afterword by John Lithgow ; edited by Jason Shinder ; advisory editors, Michael O'Keefe and Lili Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "In association with the David Coleman Dukes Memorial Theatre Scholarship Fund at the University of Southern California. "
  • Includes index
Accompanying material
1 computer optical disc (4 3/4 in.)
Contents
Adam Arkin: Waking / Theodore Roethke -- All night I could not sleep / Li Yi -- Alan Arkin: The gues house / Rumi -- The man watching / Rainer Maria Rilke -- Jon Robin Baitz: In despair / Constantine Cavafy -- Naming of parts / Henry Reed -- Bob Balaban: Paradox / Clarence R. Wylie, Jr. -- The grasshopper and the ant / Jean de la Fontaine -- Ken Brecher: A summer night / W.H. Auden -- four quartets: East Coker (Section V) / T.S. Eliot -- Steve Buscemi: I found a dead fox / Mary Oliver -- Brian Cox: Ae fond kiss / Robert Burns -- I am / John Clare -- Peter Coyote: Long-legged fly / W.B. Yeats -- This Tokyo / Gary Snyder -- Eve Ensler: i like my body when it is with you / E.E. Cummings -- Epilogue / Anna Akhmatova -- Carrie Fisher: anyone lived in a little how town / E.E. Cummings -- This be the verse / Philip Larkin -- Michael Fitzgerals: Four quartets: East Coker / T.S. Eliot -- Jane Fonda: from "The Sonnets to Orpheus" / Rainer Maria Rilke -- Moving forward / Rainer Maria Rilke -- Rodrigo Garcia: Lament for Ignacio Sancehz Mejias / Federico Garcia Lorca -- Ode to the artichoke / Pablo Neruda -- Kathleen Glynn: My son, my executioner / Donald Hall -- Shipfitter's wife / Dorianne Laux -- Paul Guilfoyle: Casualty / Seamus Heaney -- To his coy mistress / Andrew Marvell -- Daryl Hannah: On the great joy of the stars / Blaise Cendrars -- Ode to the hummingbird / Pablo Neruda -- Philip Seymour Hoffman: Inventing a horse / Meghan O'Rourke -- The people who succeed / Eugene O'Neill -- Stacy Keach: Sonnet 30 / William Shakespeare -- Invitation / Oriah Mountain Dreamer -- Swoosie Kurtz: From a Norman crucifix of 1632 / Charles Causley -- Death of a son / Jon Silkin -- Michael Lally: Danse Russe / William Carlos Williams -- Faith / Terence Winch -- Alix Lambert: Touch me / Stanley Kunitz -- Letter to my wife / Miklos Radnoti -- John Landis: War prayer / Mark Twain -- Melissa Leo: Point Shirley / Sylvia Plath -- Sonnet 64 / William Shakespeare -- John Lithgow: The Lake Isle at Innisfree / W.B. Yeats -- To Autumn / John Keats -- Billy Luther: White shell ever-changing woman / Sunny Dooley -- from On the pulse of the morning / Maya Angelou -- Peter MacNicol: Sea fever / John Masefield -- Song of enchantment / Walter De La Mare -- Matthew Maher: Song of wandering Aengus / W.B. Yeats -- Invisible man / Nakasak -- Wlater Mosley: Lying in a hammock at William Duffy's farm in Pine Island, Minnesota / James Wright -- The Sundays of Satin-Legs Smith / Gwendolyn Brooks -- Tim Blake Nelson: For the Union dead / Robert Lowell -- Death fugue / Paul Celan -- Michael O'Keefe: In a station at the Metro / Ezra Pound -- Passengers / Denis Johnson -- Mary-Louise Parker: To you / Kenneth Koch -- Keeping things whole / Mark Strand -- Kyra Sedgwick: The kitchen / Jocelyn Wright -- Paul Simon: The long boat / Stanley Kunitz -- Stewart Stern: The pasture / Robert Frost -- Forgive oh Lord / Robert Frost -- Holland Taylor: Dulce et Decorumn Est / Wilfred Owen -- My love is multi-lateral / Jean Pedrick -- Lili Taylor: Road not taken / Robert Frost -- Say yes quickly / Rumi -- Stanley Tucci: Children, it's spring / Mary Oliver -- Alone / Anonymous -- Taika Waititi: The tyger / William Blake -- Night on the Island / Pablo Neruda -- George Wendt: from Hamlet, act III, scene 2 / William Shakespeare -- White key / Carol Muske-Dukes -- Dianne Wiest: Black rook in rainy weather / Sylvia Plath -- The river merchant's wife: A letter / Ezra Pound -- Alfre Woodard: Ego tripping / Nikki Giovanni -- When a beggar beholds you / Anonymous -- Afterword: On David Dukes / John Lithgow -- Carol Muske-Dukes: Machine / Carol Muske-Dukes
Dimensions
24 cm. +
Extent
xix, 227 p.
Isbn
9781402205026
Lccn
2007049737
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn183162487
  • (OCoLC)183162487
Label
The poem I turn to : actors & directors present poetry that inspires them, preface by Billy Collins ; afterword by John Lithgow ; edited by Jason Shinder ; advisory editors, Michael O'Keefe and Lili Taylor
Publication
Note
  • "In association with the David Coleman Dukes Memorial Theatre Scholarship Fund at the University of Southern California. "
  • Includes index
Accompanying material
1 computer optical disc (4 3/4 in.)
Contents
Adam Arkin: Waking / Theodore Roethke -- All night I could not sleep / Li Yi -- Alan Arkin: The gues house / Rumi -- The man watching / Rainer Maria Rilke -- Jon Robin Baitz: In despair / Constantine Cavafy -- Naming of parts / Henry Reed -- Bob Balaban: Paradox / Clarence R. Wylie, Jr. -- The grasshopper and the ant / Jean de la Fontaine -- Ken Brecher: A summer night / W.H. Auden -- four quartets: East Coker (Section V) / T.S. Eliot -- Steve Buscemi: I found a dead fox / Mary Oliver -- Brian Cox: Ae fond kiss / Robert Burns -- I am / John Clare -- Peter Coyote: Long-legged fly / W.B. Yeats -- This Tokyo / Gary Snyder -- Eve Ensler: i like my body when it is with you / E.E. Cummings -- Epilogue / Anna Akhmatova -- Carrie Fisher: anyone lived in a little how town / E.E. Cummings -- This be the verse / Philip Larkin -- Michael Fitzgerals: Four quartets: East Coker / T.S. Eliot -- Jane Fonda: from "The Sonnets to Orpheus" / Rainer Maria Rilke -- Moving forward / Rainer Maria Rilke -- Rodrigo Garcia: Lament for Ignacio Sancehz Mejias / Federico Garcia Lorca -- Ode to the artichoke / Pablo Neruda -- Kathleen Glynn: My son, my executioner / Donald Hall -- Shipfitter's wife / Dorianne Laux -- Paul Guilfoyle: Casualty / Seamus Heaney -- To his coy mistress / Andrew Marvell -- Daryl Hannah: On the great joy of the stars / Blaise Cendrars -- Ode to the hummingbird / Pablo Neruda -- Philip Seymour Hoffman: Inventing a horse / Meghan O'Rourke -- The people who succeed / Eugene O'Neill -- Stacy Keach: Sonnet 30 / William Shakespeare -- Invitation / Oriah Mountain Dreamer -- Swoosie Kurtz: From a Norman crucifix of 1632 / Charles Causley -- Death of a son / Jon Silkin -- Michael Lally: Danse Russe / William Carlos Williams -- Faith / Terence Winch -- Alix Lambert: Touch me / Stanley Kunitz -- Letter to my wife / Miklos Radnoti -- John Landis: War prayer / Mark Twain -- Melissa Leo: Point Shirley / Sylvia Plath -- Sonnet 64 / William Shakespeare -- John Lithgow: The Lake Isle at Innisfree / W.B. Yeats -- To Autumn / John Keats -- Billy Luther: White shell ever-changing woman / Sunny Dooley -- from On the pulse of the morning / Maya Angelou -- Peter MacNicol: Sea fever / John Masefield -- Song of enchantment / Walter De La Mare -- Matthew Maher: Song of wandering Aengus / W.B. Yeats -- Invisible man / Nakasak -- Wlater Mosley: Lying in a hammock at William Duffy's farm in Pine Island, Minnesota / James Wright -- The Sundays of Satin-Legs Smith / Gwendolyn Brooks -- Tim Blake Nelson: For the Union dead / Robert Lowell -- Death fugue / Paul Celan -- Michael O'Keefe: In a station at the Metro / Ezra Pound -- Passengers / Denis Johnson -- Mary-Louise Parker: To you / Kenneth Koch -- Keeping things whole / Mark Strand -- Kyra Sedgwick: The kitchen / Jocelyn Wright -- Paul Simon: The long boat / Stanley Kunitz -- Stewart Stern: The pasture / Robert Frost -- Forgive oh Lord / Robert Frost -- Holland Taylor: Dulce et Decorumn Est / Wilfred Owen -- My love is multi-lateral / Jean Pedrick -- Lili Taylor: Road not taken / Robert Frost -- Say yes quickly / Rumi -- Stanley Tucci: Children, it's spring / Mary Oliver -- Alone / Anonymous -- Taika Waititi: The tyger / William Blake -- Night on the Island / Pablo Neruda -- George Wendt: from Hamlet, act III, scene 2 / William Shakespeare -- White key / Carol Muske-Dukes -- Dianne Wiest: Black rook in rainy weather / Sylvia Plath -- The river merchant's wife: A letter / Ezra Pound -- Alfre Woodard: Ego tripping / Nikki Giovanni -- When a beggar beholds you / Anonymous -- Afterword: On David Dukes / John Lithgow -- Carol Muske-Dukes: Machine / Carol Muske-Dukes
Dimensions
24 cm. +
Extent
xix, 227 p.
Isbn
9781402205026
Lccn
2007049737
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn183162487
  • (OCoLC)183162487

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