About Michael McClure

Michael McClure is a poet, playwright, novelist, and essayist, who is closely associated with the Beat Generation, the San Francisco Renaissance, and the 1960s counterculture. He often performs his poetry with Ray Manzarek and The Big Mix and gives poetry readings internationally. His most recent publication is Of Indigo and Saffron: New and Selected Poems.
You an visit his website at www.michael-mcclure.com.

In Memoriam: Bruce Conner, 1933-2008

Bruce Conner by Larry Keenan

THE ARTIST

for Bruce Conner

THE ARTIST has faces that are nude ladies and feathers.
Women pose in the visage of the whirlpool
           raising bare arms and arching bare thighs.
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