Lunch Poems

Wednesday, June 11, 2014
8:00 pm

Frank O’Hara’s Lunch Poems, first published in 1964 by City Lights Books as number nineteen in the Pocket Poets series, is being reprinted in a new 50th anniversary edition. We love a big group reading almost as much as Frank O’Hara. So, to conclude our 47th season, we’re hosting a reading of the entire book. With Justin Vivian Bond, Peter Schjeldahl, Hettie Jones, David Shapiro, Tony Towle, Michael Lally, Edmund Berrigan, John Godfrey, Trace Peterson, David Henderson, Patricia Spears Jones, Edwin Torres, Charles North, Karen Weiser, Simone White, Adam Fitzgerald, Vincent Katz, Erica Hunt, Andrew Durbin, John Coletti, Nicole Wallace, Jacqueline Waters, Bruce Andrews, Sharon Mesmer, Vyt Bakaitis, Stacy Szymaszek, Arlo Quint, Lisa Jarnot, Lee Ann Brown, Kimberly Lyons, Marcella Durand, Rangi McNeil, Guillermo Filice Castro, Krystal Languell, Betsy Fagin & Bill Kushner. In the Sanctuary.

2 Responses to Lunch Poems

  1. I can’t wait for this! These poems deserve such a wide-ranging giant celebration. Question: do I need to reserve a seat/place?

  2. The Poetry Project says:

    General admission at the door!

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