Wishes, Lies and Dreams – Teaching Children to Write Poetry (1970) Camera Three


Poet-playwright-teacher, Kenneth Koch, author of “Wishes, Lies and Dreams,” an anthology of children’s poetry, shows how children can write poetry. He explains his teaching techniques and demonstrates the writing of poetry with a group of children utilizing the possibilities in a television studio.

Director: Merrill Brockway.
Writers: Stephan Chodorov.
Stars: James MacAndrew (host), Kenneth Koch.

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