Robert Trabold, Clip 4: "Empty Store"
Collection: This recording is part of the Robert Trabold Oral History and is available in digital audio.
Description: Bob Trabold lives again in his childhood home in Jamaica after a 30-year absence. His memories of the neighborhood are enriched by his early bike deliveries for his father's butcher shop. His neighborhood has changed a great deal since his boyhood and this change is the subject of his poem, "Empty Store."
Poetry; Neighborhoods; Nostalgia; Oral interpretation of poetry
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