Ariel by Sylvia Plath

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Sylvia Plath reads her poem in another video by the enigmatic mishima1970.

Those Who Don’t Feel This Love by Jalal ad-Din Rumi

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An inspired choice of film footage to accompany Coleman’s Barks’ reading of his Rumi translation. My favorite of the three Rumi video poems from Four Seasons Productions on YouTube.

A Bird is a Bird by Abbas Saffari

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A poem by Abbas Saffari, translated by the multi-talented Niloufar Talebi for her Translation Project DVD, Midnight Approaches.

Welsh Landscape by R. S. Thomas

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A poem by the great 20th-century Welsh poet R. S. Thomas. Documentary filmmaker Robin Davies-Rollinson writes on the Vimeo page,

I shot some footage in Ceredigion, West Wales, earlier this week — and all the time, I was hearing in my mind R S Thomas’s poem “Welsh Landscape.”
…so here it is, with the voice of the poet himself.

23rd Street Runs Into Heaven by Kenneth Patchen

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Part 1 of a two-part homage to Kenneth Patchen (Part 2 is here) by Dekklun Cuinn (I think. Or at least uploaded by him). The reading is by the poet himself, recorded for Folkways Records. The text of the poem may be read here.

Her Kind by Anne Sexton

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Anne Sexton poem with Catalan subtitles from Blocs des Lletres. The recitation is by the poet.

Song of Myself by Walt Whitman

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http://youtu.be/u38h4Bj20RQ

Excerpts from Walt Whitman’s “Song of Myself” introduced and recited by John Doherty for the Favorite Poem Project