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by Adraya2
Yesterday, 4:42 am
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: Some 1925 Publications that are Public Domain in 2021 in the USA
Replies: 28
Views: 1943

Re: Some 1925 Publications that are Public Domain in 2021 in the USA

I would like to read Porgy as a solo project.

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by Adraya2
Yesterday, 4:28 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag
Replies: 35
Views: 757

Re: SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag

Hi Amy: Here is my revised summary: An award winning Jamaican poet who writes passionately about his birth home and his adopted home, USA. Claude McKay vividly describes family life, love, hate, work, and social life. The reader obtains a strong sense of black life through his colorful and emotional...
by Adraya2
May 13th, 2021, 6:38 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag
Replies: 35
Views: 757

Re: SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag

Lomond: Thanks for listening to my reading of "Harlem Shadows" This was a big undertaking for me since it was my second solo project! I did enjoy reading McKay's poems. I made the corrections as you stated in your PL Notes. Section 55: https://librivox.org/uploads/alg1001/harlemshadows_55_mckay_128k...
by Adraya2
May 3rd, 2021, 12:42 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag
Replies: 35
Views: 757

Re: SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag

Hi Amy and Lomond Please be advised that I have finished reading Harlem Shadows. Amy I would like to change my summary of Harlem Shadows and Claude McKay. How do I go about doing that? Also I added to many cells to my reading list. I tried to delete the extra cells (3) but not successful. Can you le...
by Adraya2
April 13th, 2021, 12:54 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag
Replies: 35
Views: 757

Re: SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag

Hi Lomond,
I am glad that you have some time to do PL work! I made the correction to Section 41- Bird of prey!

https://librivox.org/uploads/alg1001/harlemshadows_41_mckay_128kb.mp3

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by Adraya2
April 10th, 2021, 2:25 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag
Replies: 35
Views: 757

Re: SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag

Hi Alg1001 and Lomond Please advise that I read 60 of the 75 poems associated with Claude McKay's Harlem Shadows. This being said I will not be able to make my target completion date of April 12th. I should be able to complete the poems by April 30th. Is there anything else I need to do? Do I need t...
by Adraya2
April 2nd, 2021, 3:42 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag
Replies: 35
Views: 757

Re: SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag

HI Lomond Thanks for the heads up about the two poems. I will make the corrections and send them. In terms of reading the poems and my emotions, I tend to think about what was going on during Mckay's time. I try to emphasize those words that I feel tell the story. Some of the poems are upsetting how...
by Adraya2
March 22nd, 2021, 1:56 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag
Replies: 35
Views: 757

Re: SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag

Hi Lomond
I made the correction on Section 8.

https://librivox.org/uploads/alg1001/harlemshadows_08_mckay_128kb.mp3 Duration 1.29

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by Adraya2
March 15th, 2021, 1:00 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag
Replies: 35
Views: 757

Re: SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag

Hi Lomond, I made the following corrections as stated in your PL Notes: Section 1 https://librivox.org/uploads/alg1001/harlemshadows_01_mckay_128kb.mp3 Duration 4.37 Section 5: Riotous was changed from righteous https://librivox.org/uploads/alg1001/harlemshadows_05_mckay_128kb.mp3 Sections 4 and 5 w...
by Adraya2
March 13th, 2021, 3:00 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag
Replies: 35
Views: 757

Re: SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag

Hi Alg1001 and Lomond
Please be advised that I have completed 31 poems and the introduction and word from the author as of today. Please let me know if there are any listening corrections that I need to revise. 😊

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by Adraya2
March 8th, 2021, 4:35 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag
Replies: 35
Views: 757

Re: SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag

Hi Alg1001
Thanks for your support with Harlem Shadows. Do I need to do something else with the Listeners wanted? I noticed that Harlem Shadows still has a lock on it and was wondering how Lomond will be able to listening to the poems with the lock?
Thanks
Adraya2
by Adraya2
March 6th, 2021, 12:28 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag
Replies: 35
Views: 757

Re: ~SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag

Hi Catharina and Dulcamara and Lomond
I am glad to have your interest in PLing Harlem Shadows. Lomond has agreed to be DPL of this project and if he needs PL help with some of the poems, I do hope he will send requests. There are plenty of poems in this project.
Thanks,😊
Adraya2
by Adraya2
February 26th, 2021, 1:45 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag
Replies: 35
Views: 757

Re: ~SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag

Catrina Thanks for your response to my revised introduction. Please go to the first posting and find the "magic window. " It contains the table of sections with information on the text and the recording. You can use the links to proof listen the files. You can write any notes or corrections there as...
by Adraya2
February 22nd, 2021, 1:10 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag
Replies: 35
Views: 757

Re: ~SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag

Cathrina Thanks for listening to the introduction of Harlem Shadows. I have made the necessary revisions to it. https://librivox.org/uploads/alg1001/harlemshadows_00_mckay_128kb.mp3 Duration 13.56 I am interested in having you as a DPL or PL. Please let me know if you are still interested in being a...
by Adraya2
February 9th, 2021, 6:56 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag
Replies: 35
Views: 757

SOLO Harlem Shadows by Claude McKay-ag

Harlem Shadows, by Claude McKay (1889 - 1948) An award winning Jamaican poet who writes passionately about his birth home and his adopted home, USA. Claude McKay vividly describes family life, love, hate, work, and social life. The reader obtains a strong sense of black life through his colorful an...