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November 30, 2017

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This reminds me that many years ago when I was in college I came across an LP entitled "Tennessee Williams Reads Hart Crane." I wish I'd bought it. It's listed on Amazon as "unavailable," but a few libraries have it according to Google. It could be the next best thing to a recording of the poet himself, which as far as I know doesn't exist. TW obviously loved HC fiercely--he also took the title "Summer and Smoke" from Crane. Apparently he even asked to be buried at sea at the spot where Crane drowned, but that didn't happen.

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