e.e. cummings, Poetry Reading, Part 1


e.e. cummings, Poetry Reading, Part 1


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Edward Estlin "E. E." Cummings (October 14, 1894 – September 3, 1962), often styled as E. E. Cummings, as he sometimes signed his name, was an American poet, painter, essayist, author, and playwright. He wrote approximately 2900 poems, two autobiographical novels, four plays, and several essays. This undated recording captures Cummings during his visit to Eastern Michigan University. There is no commentary between poems.


e.e. cummings, In Just, Nobody Loses All The Time, Memorabilia, next of course to god america i, Comrades Kemminkz in Hell, anyone lived in a pretty how town, of ever ever land i speak, since feeling is first, somewhere i have never traveled, this mind made war

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e.e. cummings, Poetry Reading, Part 1