Ron Padgett

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Perhaps the most prolific exemplar of free-spirited collaboration from the New York art scene of the 1960s was the painter George Schneeman, the unofficial artist-in-residence of the Poetry Project at St. Marks Church from its earliest days.

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By Michael Leong, Albert Mobilio, Barry Schwabsky, and John Yau

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Why I Am a Member of the Ron Padgett Fan Club

by John Yau on November 24, 2013

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One mind-stumping sensation a reader is likely to glean from Ron Padgett’s Collected Poems (Minneapolis: Coffee House Press, 2013) is that the poems wrote themselves, and that he just happened to be in the room when they showed up. There is even a substantial section in Collected Poems that Padgett titled: POEMS I GUESS I WROTE (2001).

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This Be the Verse 2012

by Weekend Editors on December 30, 2012

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An annotated list of some of Albert Mobilio’s and John Yau’s favorite poetry books published this year.

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