Lyrics as Literature: In Partnership with PEN New England

Songwriter Paul Simon and Pulitzer Prize-winner for Poetry, Paul Muldoon, talked about how the art of writing lyrics is a form of literature with writer Bill Flanagan.

Some highlights of this forum are:

0:44:00 and 1:16:20: Paul Simon sings the new as-yet unreleased songs "Love and Hard Times" and "Questions for the Angels."

1:27:00: Paul Muldoon reads the lyrics to "My Ride's Here," which he co-wrote with Warren Zevon.

1:41:00: Paul Simon sings the song "Peace Like a River."

February 11, 2011