Poems Retrieved

Poems Retrieved
Introduction by Bill Berkson
Edited by Donald Allen

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Writer Christopher Hennessey from The Gay & Lesbian Review discusses how Frank O'Hara, author of Poems Retrieved, taught us what it means to be "gay." 

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The Rumpus features a poem as well as a link to Barbara Berman's review on The Rumpus

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The New York School Poets Blog announces Poems Retrieved

-Andrew Epstein, The New York School Poets Blog May 28, 2013

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The Volta features Poems Retrieved as  "their pick" plus features a poem

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Michelle Tea posts up about Poems Retrieved on Radar's Tumblr!

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News of Frank O'Hara's "Poems Retrieved" is announced!

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An excerpt from "Poems Retrieved" on the Poetry Society of America's website

An excerpt from Bill Berkson's introduction, plus 2 poems from the book are featured.

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"Newly Surfaced Footage of Frank O'Hara in Richard Moore’s USA: Poetry (1966)"

Newly surfaced footage of Frank O'Hara from a film by Richard Moore: USA: Poetry (1966). As noted in the video, O’Hara died a few weeks after this film was completed. "Suds in the lake / suds in my heart." Courtesy Thirteen/WNET New York, Richard O. Moore and the Estate of Frank O’Hara.

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Chelsea Light Moving performs "Frank O'Hara Hit"

Thurston Moore says, "Today is July 25 and it's my birthday. I'm 54. This song is called Frank O'Hara Hit. And it's by this band I started called Chelsea Light Moving. Right now we're whipping around Europe playing some summer love-cry gigs. . . . "

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"Frank O'Hara Hit"

Thurston Moore's new band, Chelsea Light Moving, performs "Frank O'Hara Hit," an ode to the bard Frank O'Hara.  City Lights will publish O'Hara's Poems Retrieved in May 2013. Video shot in Copenhagen, June 2012.

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Don Draper does O'Hara

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