Wednesday, June 1st: Cool Man In a Golden Age: Poet Max Blagg and Artist Alfred Leslie

Cool Man In a Golden Age: Poet Max Blagg and Artist Alfred Leslie
Housing Works’ Bookstore Café (126 Crosby St., Manhattan)
7pm
Free

Poet Max Blagg will introduce legendary artist Alfred Leslie in a rare live performance. Leslie will present three short films each incorporating a Frank O’Hara poem, and also Richard Moore’s rarely seen 1966 documentary short, filmed just before O’Hara’s death. The artist will also read selections from his autobiographical verse opus, “Cool Man In a Golden Age” and sign copies of his millennium edition of “The Hasty Papers”.