Ted Berrigan (born Edmund Joseph Michael Berrigan Jr.) was born in Providence, Rhode Island, in 1934. He was a prominent figure in the second generation of the New York School of Poets. Frank O’Hara once called his most significant publication, “The Sonnets (1964)”, “a fact of modern poetry”. Berrigan passed away in 1983.
Ted Berrigan is featured in Edition: Guest Editor, Bryan Leitgeb