Posts Tagged: o’hara frank

Frank O’Hara Celebrates Dancing at a Gay Bar

Originally posted on Locus Solus: The New York School of Poets:
In the midst of all the horror and great sadness about the tragedy that occurred in Orlando last night at the gay bar Pulse, I keep thinking of a poem Frank O’Hara…

Frank O’Hara Celebrates Dancing at a Gay Bar

Originally posted on Locus Solus: The New York School of Poets:
In the midst of all the horror and great sadness about the tragedy that occurred in Orlando last night at the gay bar Pulse, I keep thinking of a poem Frank O’Hara…

Things as They Are: James Schuyler’s Unashamed Reality

The fourth major player in our survey of New York School poets is James Schuyler. He’s a bit of an odd one out: “Helen Vendler contends that notwithstanding ‘superficial resemblances in form,’ Schuyler is essentially different from the other New

Things as They Are: James Schuyler’s Unashamed Reality

The fourth major player in our survey of New York School poets is James Schuyler. He’s a bit of an odd one out: “Helen Vendler contends that notwithstanding ‘superficial resemblances in form,’ Schuyler is essentially different from the other New

The Same Experience with Oranges: Frank O’Hara (Selected Poems)

Frank O’Hara liked to drop names in his poems — those of his fellow poets, his artist friends, his favorite composers, as well as personalities from popular culture etc. Some poems are veritable naming-fests (“A Party Full of Friends” for

The Same Experience with Oranges: Frank O’Hara (Selected Poems)

Frank O’Hara liked to drop names in his poems — those of his fellow poets, his artist friends, his favorite composers, as well as personalities from popular culture etc. Some poems are veritable naming-fests (“A Party Full of Friends” for