New Letters
On The Air

John Giorno


Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson

Catalog Number: 19880422

Giorno is one of the great innovators in combining poetry and technology. Giorno talks about the relationship between poetry and rock 'n' roll, his record company's fundraising for AIDS research, his fellow Beats, and life as a Buddhist.

| Subject Matter: Beat | Interview Year: 1988 | Genre: Poetry |

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Winners Announced: New Letters Literary Awards

New Letters is pleased to announce the 2018 winners of the $2,500 Conger Beasley Jr. Prize for Nonfiction, the $1,500 New Letters Prize for Fiction, and the $1,500 Prize for Poetry. See the winners, judges, and finalists here.


Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.