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Video: Frank O’Hara reading “Having a Coke with You”

Frank O´Hara reading his poem “Having a Coke with You” in his flat in New York in 1966, shortly before his accidental death. Taken from – “USA: Poetry: Frank O’Hara” produced and directed by Richard Moore, for KQED and WNET. Originally aired on September 1, 1966.

Frank O’Hara (1926-1966) was an American poet and a key member, along with Kenneth Koch, John Ashbery, and James Schuyler, of what is known as the New York School of poetry. For more about Frank O’Hara see http://www.frankohara.org.fohmoore

Photo by Richard O. Moore

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