The Poet and The Poem from the Library of Congress:Philip Gefter 
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The Poet and The Poem from the Library of Congress  Philip Gefter  Philip Gefter 
Producer: Program type: Broadcast Restrictions:
Mike Turpin The Poet and the Poem  Weekly Program  For non-profit use only. 
Summary: Featured speakers/guests:
Poetry and conversation  Philip Gefter and Grace Cavalieri 
Notes: Credits:

Philip Gefter is an American author and photography critic. His biography of Sam Wagstaff, Wagstaff: Before and After Mapplethorpe was published by Liveright/W. W. Norton & Company in 2014. He was on staff atThe New York Times for over fifteen years, as the Page One Picture Editor and as a Senior Picture Editor for Culture. His essays are collected in the book, Photography After Frank (Aperture, 2009). Gefter received a fine arts degree from the Pratt Institute in painting and photography. Upon graduation, he took a job as a picture researcher in the Time-Life Picture Collection. Following that, he took a job at Aperture Foundation, where, as assistant editor, he worked on the Aperture History of Photography series and on Edward Weston: Nudes; America and Lewis Hine; and the re-publication of Robert Frank s The Americans. The Gefter and Press film Bill Cunningham New York received nominations for Best Documentary from The Directors' Guild of America, the Producers' Guild of America, and The Independent Spirit Awards. In 2013, it was acquired by the Film Department of The Museum of Modern Art for its permanent collection.
Grace Cavalieri: Producer/Host
Mike Turpin: Engineer/Post Production 
Literature/Readings | Poetry/Spoken Word  
Version 1: Philip Gefter  
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Transcript, Announcer Script Location Recorded Release Date Language
View Script  Washington, DC  03-23-2016  English 
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poetpoemfromlibrarycongr  128Kbps mp3 (26.06MB) Mono 
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