Hart, Jeffrey
November 1981
National Review;11/13/1981, Vol. 33 Issue 22, p1362
The article focuses on the public appearance and reading of several poets in the U.S. Robert Frost read some of his best poems before a packed audience at the Carnegie Hall. The audience cheer with his readings. In 1957 T. S. Eliot also performed similar public performance at the McMillin Theater in New York. Poet Dylan Thomas also read his poems at the podium in a hall in Manhattan's Young Men's Hebrew Association. In the 1950s W. H. Auden was another poet who read to the public his poems.


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