Category Archives: Charles Simic

Jane Freilicher (1924-2014) and the Poets of the New York School

This week brought the very sad news that the artist Jane Freilicher has passed away at the age of 90.  Freilicher was, of course, a major, founding figure at the heart of the New York School, who was central to the movement and community … Continue reading

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John Ashbery reads Charles Simic and chats with Paul Muldoon: New Yorker “Poetry Podcast”

Yesterday, the New Yorker posted its most recent “Poetry Podcast,” a new series hosted by poetry editor Paul Muldoon.  As Muldoon explained it in December, “Each podcast consists of a conversation between myself and a guest poet. In each, the guest … Continue reading

Posted in Charles Simic, John Ashbery, Paul Muldoon, Podcast