Lee Harwood Tag

Lyrical, humane, amused and precise A Lee Harwood Obituary by John Harvey. I’m still in shock after hearing of Lee Harwood’s death. A friend for a good number of years, Lee was a singular and fine poet, one whose work synthesised the early influences of American writers of the New York School, John Ashbery in particular, and the European surrealism of Tristan Tzara, into something that somehow embraced the breadth of the world while maintaining, it seemed to me, something quintessentially British, English even, at its heart. I first came acrossRead More