DoPe Press


Join Brooklyn Rail publisher and artistic director Phong H. Bui for a tribute to John Giorno, featuring conversations and readings from Penny Arcade, Kyle Dacuyan, Colin Dickerman, Christian Haye, Bob Holman, Chris Martin, and Michael Stipe.

Artist and performance poet John Giorno was a blazing cultural catalyst in New York from the 1960s until his death in 2019. Star of Sleep (1963), a key early film by Andy Warhol—Giorno's lover at the time—and co-producer of The