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Locus Solus Remembers the Day Frank O’Hara Died July 25, 2014: We’re always saddened to remember that day in July when Frank O’Hara died, which Andrew Epstein at Locus Solus reminds us was 48 years ago today. Epstein writes: 48 years ago today, Frank [...] by

Naked ‘Lunch’: Behind the Scenes of Frank O’Hara’s Lunch Poems June 18, 2014: No, I never thot of MEAT SCIENCE ESSAYS in relation to LUNCH POEMS. Comes closer to NAKED LUNCH. But I don’t think anyone will think it’s derivative. Too different….What the hell, so [...] by

Celebrate Lunch Poems Tonight at the Poetry Project June 11, 2014: If you’re lucky enough to be in New York tonight, celebrate Frank O’Hara and the 50th anniversary of the publication of Lunch Poems at the Poetry Project. “Frank O’Hara’s Lunch [...] by

John Yau Reviews ‘A Painter and His Poets: The Art of George Schneeman’ at Hyperallergic June 10, 2014: Hyperallergic presents this fantastic review by John Yau of a new exhibition of George Schneeman’s work, curated by Bill Berkson and Ron Padgett, and now on view at Poets House. For anyone [...] by

HAPPY 50th BIRTHDAY, Lunch Poems! May 22, 2014: Where would we be without this tome of tomes, this bastion of observations that hums like the comfort of an AC-unit in summertime, this artifact of one of America’s most revered and [...] by

DAMMIT FRANKIE. On Ryan Eckes’s Old News May 3, 2014: In which I talk about reading Ryan Eckes’s Old News and Ryan talks about making Old News Divya: Reading Old News Philly’s poetry scene has had more than its fair share of interesting Franks [...] by

Jack Spicer’s Grave May 1, 2014: Those of you who are my friends on Facebook will know this part already, but last month an e-mail arrived from Stephanie Elliott, the indefatigable press liaison for Wesleyan University Press, where [...] by

Jane Freilicher & the New York School: Paper, Canvas, and Celluloid February 6, 2014: The poets are often consummate art lovers—both in their work and in their friendships. This time last year we highlighted the affinity between Joan Mitchell and writers such as James Schuyler, [...] by

Amiri Baraka’s Unique Friendship With Frank O’Hara January 29, 2014: At Locus Solus, Andrew Epstein has excerpted a great piece–especially for those interested in Frank O’Hara’s vision of friendship and his own work–on the relationship between [...] by

Locus Solus Serves Up Rare Frank O’Hara, Allen Ginsberg, and Amiri Baraka Footage November 7, 2013: We’re grateful to Andrew Epstein for pointing us to this rare footage of a poetry reading featuring Frank O’Hara, Allen Ginsberg, Amiri Baraka (then LeRoi Jones), and Ray Bremser at the [...] by