12 September 2016

Memorial Reading for Bill Berkson, Wednesday, September 14

Bill Berkson.

Please join The Poetry Project in remembering and honoring the life of poet, art critic, and beloved Poetry Project member Bill Berkson, with Andrew Arnot, Moses Berkson, Alan Bernheimer, Anselm Berrigan, Thomas Devaney, Jarrett Earnest, Larry Fagin, Alex Katz, Vincent Katz, David McKee, Ron Padgett, Robert Storr, Kate Sutton, Anne Waldman, and Lewis Warsh. Bill Berkson moved through life with compassion, grace, and humor. His generous spirit nourished and inspired those around him.

This event will take place at St. Mark's Church-In-The-Bowery, at 131 East 10th Street in New York City. A reception in Parish Hall will start at 7 PM, followed by a reading in the Sanctuary at 8 PM.

AICA-USA remembers Berkson as a friend of the organization and a mentor to many young critics. Please read Judith Stein's tribute.

Headquartered in New York, AICA-USA's membership comprises over 400 critics, curators, scholars, and art historians working throughout the United States.

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