Lou Reed

1942–2013
Lou Reed is a musician, songwriter, and photographer. He is best known as guitarist, vocalist, and principal songwriter of the Velvet Underground, and for his solo career, spanning several decades. His essay in this issue is the forward to In Dreams Begin Responsibilities and Other Stories (2012).

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Lou Reed is a musician, songwriter, and photographer. He is best known as guitarist, vocalist, and principal songwriter of the Velvet Underground, and for his solo career, spanning several decades. His essay in this issue is the forward to In Dreams Begin Responsibilities and Other Stories (2012).

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Originally appeared in Poetry magazine.

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