Bill Berkson

Bill Berkson ( USA) born 1939 in New York, is a poet, art critic and professor of Liberal Arts at the San Francisco Art Institute. His books of poetry include Saturday Night, Shining Leaves, Recent Visitors, Enigma Variations (with drawings by Phillip Guston), Lush Life, Serenade, Young Manhattan (with Anne Waldman) and, forthcoming from Zoland Books, Fugue State. From 1971 to 1978 he edited and published Big Sky magazine and books. He is a corresponding editor for Art in America, and a frequent contributor to Modern Painters, American Craft, Art on Paper, and other magazines.