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Anne Waldman

Poetry

Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson

Catalog Number: 19890728, 19880408

Anne Waldman, one of the few women to rise to prominence among the Beats, reads poems and talks about co-founding the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poets at the Naropa Institute, the country's only accredited Buddhist College. 

| Subject Matter: Beat Poetry, Buddhism, Naropa | Interview Year: 1987 | Genre: Poetry |

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