Tag: eileen myles

Punk-Poets and Poet-Punks: A Review of Daniel Kane’s Do You Have a Band?

Maybe you’ve had the same experience, you go looking for a book you are sure someone must have written only to find that no such book exists. No one has written it yet. A few years ago, I wanted to learn more about the interconnections between the early days of punk rock and the poetry scene in New York City in the Seventies. This, in part, grew out of research for a project. I was searching for information to help establish a backstory timeline for the poet-professor parents of the protagonist of my then novel-in-progress/now novel-in-search-of-an-agent Gangs With Greek Names.  I was