Remembering Robert Creeley
May 21, 2013
Robert Creeley would have been 87 today. We celebrate him always. We draw your attention to our previous Creeley birthday postings here and here. An early shot and a late shot – Here’s a 1954 Black Mountain College studio recording (from the incomparable trove[…]
Remembering Kathy Acker
April 18, 2013
[Kathy Acker (1947-1997) – photograph by Allen Ginsberg. Copyright – Allen Ginsberg Estate – caption – “Kathy Acker in Green Room, Detroit Institute of the Arts, one night February 1985 we read together with Diane Di Prima – she writes violent sexual feminist narratives, parody of imaginative love-torture novels, lives in London,[…]
Ferlinghetti’s 94th Birthday
March 24, 2013
Lawrence Ferlinghetti turns 94 today – Happy Birthday, Lawrence!  – Chris Felver’s full-length documentary, Ferlinghetti – A Rebirth of Wonder is currently going the rounds and is undoubtedly a must-see. Last year’s landmark art-show – Cross-Pollination: The Art of Lawrence Ferlinghetti  (at the Sonoma Valley Museum of Art) was a singular event,[…]