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Ron Padgett, Anna Akhmatova, and Donald Barthelme



Somehow Tilda Swinton, Richard Aldington, Alex Katz and Anna Ahkmatova all seem perfect together when such subjects are taken up by such gentlemen as Max Blagg and Glenn O'Brien, the Click and Clack of modern poesy.



How does Alex Katz choose his models? You are unlikely to find out by listening to this show, but you can't say that our Beatnik gurus Max Blagg and Glenn O'Brien don't nearly die (laughing) while trying to find out. In fact, what they come up with is even better: poems by Ron Padgett from Katz's new exhibition catalog; "Requiem" by the late, great Anna Akhmatova, and an impromptu performance of "The Explanation" by that master of droll concision, Donald Barthelme. A program to gain perspective with.