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Simon Pettet

Poetry

Interviewed by: Angela Elam

Catalog Number: 20050803

British-born poet Simon Pettet moved to New York City in the 1970s and became a devotee of many artists in the movement dubbed as the New York School.  He talks about the books that resulted from his collaboration with photographer Rudy Burkhardt, poet James Schuyler, and others. Pettet also reads from his own Selected Poems

| Subject Matter: The New York School, Collaboration, Rudy Burkhardt, James Schuyler | Interview Year: 2004 | Genre: Poetry |

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