[poster for Poetry Marathon at the Camden Festival, London, May 1969]
Place Published: London
Date Published: 1969
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 20492
16"x20" poster, offset on salmon-pink paper. Announcement for an extraordinary poetry event organized by Couzyn for the London Poetry Secretariat as part of the Camden Festival at the Round House Chalk Farm. Participants listed include Zukofsky, Kenneth Koch, Bob Cobbing, Henri Chopin, Hugh MacDiarmid, Adrian Henri, Jeff Nuttall, Adrian Mitchell (of the Liverpool Scene), Charles Causley, and (leading a workshop) George Macbeth. According to Mark Scroggins, the Zukofskys were "driven along the Vauxhall Bridge Road, plastered with posters announcing ZUKOFSKY IS COMING," and met Tom Pickard and David Jones during this trip. Creased where folded in quarters, else fine.