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Bringing John Wieners Back: Revisiting 707 Scott Street April 2, 2013: In 2001 I printed a small book, Negative Capability in the Verse of John Wieners, an outtake from my thesis for the Poetics Program at New College of California. I wanted it to look like a mini-manifesto, a small pamphlet reminiscent of Walter Jackson Bates’s Negative Capability: The Intuitive Approach in Keats-- something that could pass as [...] by

Kevin Killian’s Wet Paint, Jay DeFeo’s Retrospective November 8, 2012: Wow, folks in SF are pretty lucky. Tonight, not only can you check out Kevin Killian's Wet Paint, but the Jay DeFeo retrospective is also happening. And it's all under the roof of the SF MoMA! A little bit about the play: THEY INVENTED A NEW KIND OF ART...AND A NEW KIND OF SEX TO GO WITH IT! Killian's Wet Paint tells the story of Jay [...] by