This reel contains James Whitehead speaking at the University of Denver on February 7 1972. He begins by reading excerpts from a novel--demonstrating the imagery generally associated with poetry. Whitehead then moves into reading his own poetry starting with his poem Floaters. He proceeds to read several of his poems which is how the audio finishes.Total run time: 55:28 There are two notes within the original reel box. They appear to be instructions on how the recording should be executed.