2005: Eamon Grennan on Emily Dickinson (Full Audio)
Identity to Seek: The Selves of Emily — Irish poet Eamon Grennan discusses Dickinson as a poet who, “reveals to us, in her nature as a fragmented or multiple self” and closely explores two of her poems, “I cannot live with you” and “I cannot tie my hat.”
(Full Audio, approx. 1 hour, 5 mins)
Recorded at the Westport Branch Library, Kansas City, Missouri, May 21, 2005, as part of “Branching Out,” co-sponsored by Poets House and The Poetry Society of America.
Branching Out Kansas City: Eamon Grennan on Emily DickinsonMay 21, 2005 | 2:00 pm
“This talk, ‘Identity to Seek: The Selves of Emily,’ engages with a number of the poems of Emily Dickinson, in order to think about her as a poet who reveals…