by Daniel Nester

John Ashbery in the Physical World


Far from a recluse, Ashbery was in fact super-social in his own way, someone who prized poets’ work, a prolific blurber of younger poets’ books.

Daniel Oppenheimer


I don’t want the book to be read as just like an anti-PC woke polemic or something, but if you’re asking if Dave Hickey is relevant right now, for me, the answer is yes.