Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page

Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Ted Berrigan
RLIN number: NXCP87-A22
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Individual Interview List Oral History Project
Description: Family background, influence of parents; childhood and education in Providence, Rhode Island; Army experience in Korea; University of Tulsa in Oklahoma; friendship with Ron Padgett and other young poets and painters; writing poetry in New York; position of the poet in America; collaboration process between poets; work with Ron Padgett; sonnet form, modern sonnets and other poems.
Extent: Transcript: 74 leaves, Tape: 2 cassettes
Restrictions: Access: Open. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1980 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Berrigan, Ted, 1934-1983
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1934
Speaker occupation: Poet
Age at speaking: 46
Document date: 1980
Interviewer: Savage, Thomas
Historical events discussed: Korean Conflict, 1950-1953
Locations discussed: Asia; Korea
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Asia; Korea; Korean Conflict, 1950-1953; Oral history; Poetry; Poets
Topics discussed - Other terms: Berrigan, Ted, 1934-1983; Padgett, Ron
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0017969-13412