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Dudley Randall

Reading for The University of Illinois at Chicago Writers Committee, May 23, 1985 aired on WFMT with a performance by The Staple Singers for Word Of Mouth Series

  • Complete Recording (58:46): MP3
  • Produced by George Drury and Lois Baum.
  1. Introduction (2:00): MP3
  2. Dudley Randall talks about small press (1:23): MP3
  3. Robert Haydn's Those winter sundays MP3
  4. Etheridge Knight's Hard Rock returns to prison from hospital for the criminally insane (3:15): MP3
  5. Doughtry Long's One time Henry dreamed the number (1:05): MP3
  6. Nikki Giovanni's Nikki-Rosa (1:59): MP3
  7. Booker T. and W.E.B (2:13): MP3
  8. The Ballad of Birmingham (2:07): MP3
  9. George (2:30): MP3
  10. Poor Dumb Butch (1:23): MP3
  11. For Pharish Pinckney: bindlestiff during the depression (1:37): MP3
  12. Old Witherington (2:17): MP3
  13. To an old man (2:16): MP3
  14. Langston blues (1:18): MP3
  15. For Margaret Danner (0:57): MP3
  16. For Gwendolyn Brooks: teacher (0:34): MP3
  17. Perspectives (0:54): MP3
  18. Furs (1:22): MP3
  19. Loss (0:17): MP3
  20. Miniskirt (0:52): MP3
  21. Place my heart in your hand (0:57): MP3
  22. I loved you once (0:51): MP3
  23. Spring before a war (0:49): MP3
  24. Helmted boys (0:29): MP3
  25. Dear sun (0:57): MP3
  26. Pacific epitpahs (2:55): MP3
  27. In Africa (0:42): MP3
  28. African suite (0:47): MP3
  29. Hotel continental (0:25): MP3
  30. Hotel Ivoire (0:35): MP3
  31. Village girl (0:23): MP3
  32. Woman of Ghana (0:32): MP3
  33. Frederick Douglas and the slave breaker (1:13): MP3
  34. Leader of the people (1:27): MP3
  35. Bag woman (2:03): MP3
  36. Augury for an infant (1:06): MP3
  37. Happiness (1:15): MP3
  38. Poet (1:18): MP3
  39. After the killing (1:28): MP3
  40. Primitives (1:46): MP3
  41. Courage (0:21): MP3
  42. Beast (1:06): MP3
  43. Me (0:56): MP3

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