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"stones" (1960): the thirteen lithographs that make up this 'book' were drawn and written on lithographic stones by painter larry rivers and poet frank o'hara together in the form of a dialogue. published by tatyana grosman, u.l.a.e. (united limited art editions)

On Frank O’Hara’s “To the Harbormaster” and Larry Rivers

” -Francis Russell “Frank” O’Hara (March 1926 – July was an American writer, poet and art critic. He was a member of the New York School of poetry.

Kay Ryan reads from The Niagara River | Learn more about 92Y Poetry: http://92Y.org/Poetry

Kay Ryan reads from The Niagara River

‘Known and Strange Things: Essays,’ by Teju Cole - SFGate

‘Known and Strange Things: Essays,’ by Teju Cole

TEJU COLE: Writer, art historian, photographer, Distinguished Writer in Residence at Bard College.

Writers, Series, Texts, Sign Writer, Author, Lyrics, Writer, Text Messages

Ralph Waldo Ellison was an American novelist, literary critic, scholar and writer. He was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Ellison is best known for his novel Invisible Man, which won the National Book Award in 1953.

Ralph Waldo Ellison was an American novelist, literary critic, scholar and writer. He was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Ellison is best known for his novel Invisible Man, which won the National Book Award in

Federico Garcia Lorca brilliant Spanish poet, killed by Franco's soldiers in the 1930s. Lorca (5 June 1898–19 August 1936) was a Spanish poet, dramatist and theatre director.

Federico García Lorca June 1898 – 19 August was a Spanish poet, dramatist, and theatre director.

Mysticpoetics: Writing the alchemical self in Brenda Hillman's poetry

Mysticpoetics: Writing the alchemical self in Brenda Hillman's poetry

Between 1940 and 1942, W.H. Auden acted as "house mother" to a series of writers, artists, and performers, who shared a house on Middagh Street in Brooklyn. Carson McCullers lived on the top floor. The friends called their home the "February House," since so many of its occupants had February Birthdays. (Emily Temple description)

Two-Typewriter Homes: Famous Literary Roommates

Recently, The Rumpus dug up a great article from a 1998 edition of the LA Times, wherein Saul Bellow describes living with Ralph Ellison in a grand old house in upstate New York.

Ralph Ellison in Rome on his Olivetti Studio 44 Typewriter

” -Ralph Waldo Ellison was an American novelist, literary critic, scholar and writer. Ellison is best known for his novel Invisible Man, which won the National Book Award in

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