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  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    For the New Yorker's Culture Desk, Patti Smith recalls a lifetime of friendship with Pulitzer Prize–winning playwright and actor, Sam Shepard, who passed away...

    Patti Smith
  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Hooray: An excerpt from Daniel Kane's Do You Have a Band?: Poetry and Punk Rock in New York City (Columbia University Press, 2017) is up at...

    Patti Smith
  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Architectural Digest reveals that American singer, songwriter, playwright, and poet Patti Smith recently purchased 19th-century French poet Arthur Rimbaud's house located in Roche, France,...

  • Featured Blogger
    By Paolo Javier

    Nov 9 Work all the time—manic depression but learn to use yourself: when up, drive in—when down assume the clerk--there's plenty of room for both....

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    The New York Times's Michiko Kakutani reviews Patti Smith's new memoir, M Train. Kakutani writes: "Whereas Ms. Smith’s haunting 2010 memoir, 'Just Kids,' centered...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Electric Lit and Jezebel both report that Patti Smith's best-selling memoir, Just Kids, is to be adapted by Showtime into a television miniseries! From...

  • Featured Blogger
    By Laura Moriarty

    Brent Cunningham once commented that the books in his library were a kind of 3-D representation of his mind. These are the books...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    In advance of Patti Smith's visit to Chicago as part of the Chicago Humanities Festival, which includes a pair of performances at the Old...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Good Monday to you! We thought we'd start out the week with some good and groovy news. According to Contact Music, Patti Smith will...

  • Featured Blogger
    By Sara Wintz

    This conversation with Marianne Morris took place at Oliveto in Oakland over flourless chocolate cake. Marianne and I first met in New York in...

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