James Laughlin

1914 - 1997

James Laughlin founded New Directions, which published literary works by Tennessee Williams, Ezra Pound, William Carlos Williams, and countless other notable American writers. Laughlin's own texts have been set to music by John Musto in Musto's song cycle Viva Sweet Love.


Please visit the links listed to the right for more information about Laughlin and New Directions Publishing.

Songs & Song Collections BY Laughlin (entered to date)
Composers who set Laughlin's TEXTS (entered to date)

Audio PLaylist