The New Social Environment#712

Ron Padgett: Dot

Featuring Padgett and Anselm Berrigan


1 p.m. Eastern / 10 a.m. Pacific

Ron Padgett reads from his new book Dot (Coffee House Press), followed by a discussion between Padgett and Anselm Berrigan.

In this talk

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Ron Padgett

A drawing of Ron Padgett
Drawing by Larry Rivers
Ron Padgett’s How Long was a Pulitzer Prize finalist and his Collected Poems won the LA Times Prize for the best poetry book of 2014 and the William Carlos Williams Award from the Poetry Society of America, from whom he also received the Frost medal. His translations include Zone: Selected Poems of Guillaume Apollinaire and Blaise Cendrars’ Complete Poems. His poems were used in Jim Jarmusch’s film, Paterson. Padgett will be reading from his new book, Dot (Coffee House Press).

Anselm Berrigan

Anselm Berrigan
Anselm Berrigan is the poetry editor for the Brooklyn Rail, and author of a number of books of poems, most recently Pregrets, from Black Square Editions.

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