Bernadette Mayer
Bernadette Mayer (born May 12, 1945) is an American poet, writer, and visual artist associated with both the Language poets and the New York School. Mayer's record-keeping and use of stream-of-conscio...
Lunch Poems
Lunch Poems is a book of poetry by Frank O'Hara published in 1964 by Lawrence Ferlinghetti’s City Lights, number 19 in their Pocket Poets series. The collection was commissioned by Ferlinghetti as ea...
Larry Fagin
Larry Fagin (born July 21, 1937) is an American poet, editor, publisher, and teacher, and a member of the New York School.
Born in Far Rockaway, New York City, Fagin grew up in New York, Hollywood...
Frank O'Hara
Francis Russell "Frank" O'Hara (March 27, 1926 – July 25, 1966) was an American writer, poet and art critic. Because of his employment as a curator at the Museum of Modern Art, O'Hara became prominen...
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Ted Berrigan
Ted Berrigan (November 15, 1934 – July 4, 1983) was an American poet.
Berrigan was born in Providence, Rhode Island, on November 15, 1934. After high school, he spent a year at Providence College ...
Max Blagg
Max Blagg is a British-born poet, writer, and performer from England. Blagg has performed in New York City since 1971. He is currently a Visiting lecturer in poetry at The New School in New York City ...
John Ashbery
John Lawrence Ashbery (born July 28, 1927) is an American poet. He has published more than twenty volumes of poetry and won nearly every major American award for poetry, including a Pulitzer Prize in ...
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Kenward Elmslie
Kenward Gray Elmslie (born April 27, 1929) is an American writer, performer, editor and publisher associated with the New York School of poetry.
Born in New York City, Elmslie, a grandson of publi...
Alice Notley
Alice Notley (born November 8, 1945) is an American poet.
Notley was born in Bisbee, Arizona and grew up in Needles, California. She received a Bachelor of Arts from Barnard College in 1967 and a ...
Joe Brainard
Joe Brainard (March 11, 1942–May 25, 1994) was an American artist and writer associated with the New York School. His prodigious and innovative body of work included assemblages, collages, drawing, an...
James Schuyler
James Marcus Schuyler (November 9, 1923 – April 12, 1991) was an American poet whose awards include the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry for his 1980 collection The Morning of the Poem. He was a centra...
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Barbara Guest
Barbara Guest née Barbara Ann Pinson (September 6, 1920 – February 15, 2006) was an American poet and prose stylist. Guest first gained recognition as a member of the first generation New York S...
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Sam Abrams
Sam Abrams (born November 18, 1935) is an American poet. Abrams was a Fulbright Professor of American Literature at the University of Athens and currently is Professor Emeritus of Language and Litera...
Ron Padgett
Ron Padgett (born June 17, 1942, Tulsa, Oklahoma) is an American poet, essayist, fiction writer, translator, and a member of the New York School. Bean Spasms, Padget's first collection of poems, was ...
Joseph Ceravolo
Joseph Ceravolo (April 22, 1934 – September 4, 1988) was an American poet associated with the second generation of the New York School. For years Ceravolo’s work was out of print, but the 2013 public...
Kenneth Koch
Kenneth Koch (27 February 1925 – 6 July 2002) was an American poet, playwright, and professor, active from the 1950s until his death at age 77. He was a prominent poet of the New York School of poetr...