Simon Pettet

is an Englishborn poet, longtime resident of New York’s Lower East Side.  His newest title, Hearth, is available from Talisman House.  He is also the author of two classic collaborations with photographerfilmmaker, Rudy Burckhardt, Conversations About Everything and Talking Pictures.  He also compiled and edited The Selected Art Writings of James Schuyler for Black Sparrow.  A limited edition, Abundant Treasures (poems accompanying handcolored drawings by New York artist Duncan Hannah), was published by Granary Books.