Poetry

New York Celebrates Jon Giorno

A summer-long exhibition, spread across 13 New York City venues, will explore seven decades of the underground poet-artist's droll work.

Solmaz Sharif: The War Poet

Solmaz Sharif has been nominated for a National Book Award for "Look," her first book of poetry.

Gil Scott-Heron

Gil Scott-Heron, whose "The Revolution Will Not Be Televised" paved the way for hip-hop in the 1970s, didn't like being compared to anybody.