Poetry

‘I spend more time being seduced by the void … as a way of energizing my language’: poet Wayne Koestenbaum speaks about his new book

Renée Green, Poem #5 (Years & Afters) (detail), 2015, installed at Frieze New York 2018 for ASSEMBLY

Frieze Art Fair Video - 05 May 2018

A mass of poetic, colorful banners Is animated by a specially commissioned new sound work, Begin Again, Begin Again (Years) (2018). Presented by Galerie Nagel Draxler.

Now out from Rizzoli, a new book collects the collages of the recently-deceased poet and erstwhile art critic

Campaign displayed in Broadway Windows, 80WSE Gallery. Photograph courtesy: Clément Pascal/Frieze. Frieze New York 2018 Campaign: Excerpt from Lunch Poems by Frank O’Hara. Used by permission of City Lights Books. Photography: Clément Pascal

The Frieze New York 2018 campaign maps the poet and curator’s Lunch Poems

A Step Away from Them, excerpt from Lunch Poems by Frank O’Hara. Used by permission of City Lights Books. Photography: Clément Pascal

Frieze Art Fair Video - 18 Jan 2018

Exploring New York City in the footsteps of Frank O’Hara

Photography: Clément Pascal

Curators Tom Eccles and Amy Zion take a literary theme for 2018

How Bethany Collins, Steffani Jemison, Adam Pendleton and Kameelah Janan Rasheed are using the tradition of black radical poetry to examine questio

Reflections, a favourite verse, and a new poem dedicated to one of the English language’s most renowned poets of the past century

By Multiple Authors

From a wild child to a talking mongoose: what to read this weekend

Sol Calero, ‘Interiores’, 2017, installation view, Dortmunder Kunstverein. Courtesy: Dortmunder Kunstverein, Dortmund; photograph: Simon Vogel

From a biography of the Daily Mail to monuments to Karl Marx: what to read this weekend

Author and poet Susan Stewart's new book shows her abiding concern with lyric

From collecting apparitions to the contested legacy of black nationalism: what to read this weekend