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What's At Risk, Heroes?: A Lecture

What's At Risk, Heroes?: A Lecture

Rivard, David
Title: What's At Risk, Heroes?: A Lecture
Reading Date: Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Welcome and Introduction-7333

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by Cybele Knowles

Opening Remarks and "Heroes"-7335

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Poem by Robert Creeley; recorded by Robert Creeley.


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Creeley, Robert. For Love: Poems 1950-1960. New York: Scribner, 1962.

On the New York School, risk, and the self; excerpt from Mad Men-7337

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For Those Who Think Young. Mad Men. AMC. 27 July 2008. Television.

On the origins of the New York School and "Adieu Norman, Bon Jour to Joan and Jean-Paul"-7339

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Poem by Frank O'Hara; recorded by Frank O'Hara.


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O'Hara, Frank. Lunch Poems. San Francisco: City Lights Books, 1964.

On Frank O'Hara, individuality, and intimacy; on James Schuyler and "February"-7341

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Poem by James Schuyler; recorded by James Schuyler.


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Schuyler, James. Selected Poems. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1988.

"A Momentary Longing To Hear Sad Advice From One Long Dead"-7343

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Poem by Kenneth Koch; read by David Rivard.


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Koch, Kenneth. "A Momentary Longing To Hear Sad Advice From One Long Dead." Poetry. 181.1 (2002): 42. Print.

Question and Answer Session-7345

Feedback or Suggestions?

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Reading Date: Tuesday, January 17, 2012
Series: Spring Reading Series
Sponsor(s): UA Poetry Center
Location(s): UA Poetry Center

David Rivard lectures on risk-taking and the New York School, incorporating recordings by Frank O'Hara, James Schuyler, and others.

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