Item #8373 Instant Classics. Steven Kane, David L. Ulin, Eileen Myles, Ron Kolm, David Trinidad, contributors.
Instant Classics
Instant Classics
Instant Classics

Instant Classics. The Prose and Poetry Postcard Project

New York: Instant Classics, 1989. 11 postcards printed on recto and verso, one title card printed on recto (each card measures 6" x 3.5"), original plastic Ziploc bag.

Collection of poetry postcards produced by New York poets Steven Kane and David L. Ulin in 1989. Emblematic of the output of the downtown 1980s poetry scene, this set comprises eleven poems by some of the era’s best known voices including Eileen Myles, David Trinidad, and Ron Kolm. Other poets include: Holly Anderson, Loyce Arthur, Ben Carlson, Peter Cherches, Nicole Paradis Grindle, and Matthew Silverstein. Three years later, an issue of Lucio Pozzi’s periodical New Observations entitled "Instant Classics" was guest edited by Kane and Ulin. Issued as Volume I (seemingly all published). Cards fine, some wear to original plastic bag. Rare, with only two listings in OCLC. Item #8373

$200.00