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More Life out of Art: Paul Maziar Tributes Bill Berkson at artcritical June 28, 2016: Portland-based poet, writer, and editor Paul Maziar writes for artcritical about Bill Berkson’s ties to the art world. “Berkson contributed to and was a corresponding editor for Art in [...] by

Garrett Caples’s Homage to Bill Berkson at City Lights June 21, 2016: At City Lights, Garrett Caples has written an homage to Bill Berkson. Caples looks at Berkson’s friendship with Frank O’Hara and other New York Schoolers; his own work and friendship with [...] by

Rest in Peace, Bill Berkson June 17, 2016: Yesterday we were shocked and deeply saddened to hear of the death of Bill Berkson at the age of 76. SFGate noted Berkson’s passing last night: Bill Berkson, a prolific San Francisco poet who [...] by

The Conversant Hosts Jane Joritz-Nakagawa and Bill Berkson November 3, 2015: At The Conversant, Jane Joritz-Nakagawa and Bill Berkson enter a lively discussion following the publication of Bill Berkson’s 2014 book, Expect Delays. Here, they get into a discussion of art, [...] by

Bill Berkson Talks Shop at The Brooklyn Rail June 10, 2015: Bill Berkson marks a smart occasion by talking with editor and writer Jarrett Earnest at the Brooklyn Rail! “…[T]he new volume For Bill, ANYTHING: Images and Text for Bill Berkson has [...] by

On Joan Mitchell’s Birthday, a Conversation with the Editors of New York School Painters and Poets March 13, 2015: On the heels of a nomination for the 2014 AICA (International Association of Art Critics) Award, a video surfaced yesterday featuring the editors of New York School Painters and Poets: Neon in [...] by

PBS Spotlights Bill Berkson! January 14, 2015: PBS News Hour has a great feature up on Bill Berkson that includes a recording of the poet reading from his recent book, Expect Delays (Coffee House 2014). The headline is the coolest: “Be like [...] by

Reading List: June 2014 June 10, 2014: The Reading List is a feature of Poetry magazine’s Editors’ Blog. This month contributors to the June issue share a book—or several—that held their interest recently. Lisa Ampleman I’m in [...] 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

Stars, Poetry—Part II: Cancer, Leo, and Virgo May 22, 2014: This is my second meditation on a personal wheel of poetic influence, grouped by modalities. (See here for my first one). What Are the Modalities of the Zodiac? Here’s a Review: Cardinal signs [...] by