Ted Berrigan

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2014

    St. Mark's Bookshop Has Moved to East 3rd Street, Won't Be Called East 3rd Bookshop

    It's been coming for a long time, but it still doesn't quite lessen the sting: St. Mark's Bookshop has moved from its longtime location on 3rd Avenue. The venerable bookseller had been battling its landlord, Cooper Union, for a number of years, trying without success to keep the school from raising ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 13, 2010

    Tuli Kupferberg, 1923-2010: The Fine Art Of Whittling It All Away To Nothing

    By all rights Tuli Kupferberg, who died Monday at age 86 after suffering two strokes last year, probably should have died decades ago. A poet, anarchist, pacifist, author, and co-founder of the Beat generation's first rock stars, the Fugs, Naftali "Tuli" Kupferberg was memorialized in Allen Ginsbe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2009

    Jim Carroll, 1949-2009

    It may seem poignant that the death of Jim Carroll at 60 was reported by his ex-wife. But Carroll was about people and things left behind. "It's too late/To fall in love with Sharon Tate," he wrote in one context, "But it's too soon/To ask me for the words I want carved on my tomb." His best know ... More >>

  • Books

    May 8, 2007

    "Kreepie Kats" Guy Speaks

    Genius? Idiot? Poetry-world provocateur Jim Behrle likes Ginsberg and acrylic poo

  • Books

    July 26, 2005

    Rimbaud II: First Love

    In Richard Hell's new novel, 'godlike philosopher poets' crash parties and go to Veselka

  • Specials

    September 19, 2000
  • News

    September 5, 2000

    Ink Slingers

    Across Town, Words Jump off the Page

  • Specials

    August 31, 1999