Kent Taylor – Contributions to books and other publications

1. POETRY PARADE, edited by Lincoln B. Young
Appalachia: Young Publications, 1963
“A Time of Passing”

2. CLEVELAND MANIFESTO
Cleveland: The Asphodel Bookshop, 1964
First edition, single sheet mimeograph printed on both sides, statements by Russell Atkins, Jau Billera, d.a. levy, Russell Salamon, Adelaide Simon, Kent Taylor.
[untitled statement]
(T&H B-01)

3. MELODY OF THE MUSE, edited by Lincoln B. Young
Appalachia: n.p., [c. 1964]
“Perceivings”

4. 465, edited by d.a. levy
465Cleveland: 7 Flowers Press, 1966
First edition, stapled silk-screened wrappers, 500 copies, mimeograph printed, cover art by Ralph & Diedra Poplar.
“Death of an Amusement Park”, “Euclid Avenue”, “55th-107th”

 

5. CLEVELAND CONCRETE
clevelandconcreteCleveland: Free Love Press, 1966
First edition, stapled wrappers, ditto printed. [two untitled concrete poems.]




6. TELEGRAMS FROM CENTRAL CONTROL, edited by D.r. Wagner
Niagara Falls: Press : Today : Niagara, 1966
First edition, stapled printed wrappers, 350 copies, mimeograph printed.
“Para *Concrete*Manifesto-Part 3” (prose)

7. 306, edited by d.a. levy
306Cleveland: 7 Flowers Press, 1967
First edition, stapled printed wrappers, 100± copies, mimeograph printed.
Taylor poetry: “Events: Oct. 15, 1965 , Cleveland”, “Hymn to the West Side”, “Ohio”
(T&H P-46)

 

8. CLEVELAND SAMPLER (FOR JAMES RUSSELL & D.A. LEVY)
Cleveland, 1967
Taylor poetry: “John Handy’s Spanish Lady”

9. OLE ANTHOLOGY, edited by Douglas Blazek
Glendale: Poetry Ex/Change, 1967
First edition, perfect bound printed wrappers, offset printed, 5,000 numbered copies.
[untitled] “My cat…”

10. THREE POEMS BY CLEVELAND POETS
Cleveland: 7 Flowers Press, 1967
“9-4-66”

11. TRIBUTE TO JIM LOWELL, edited by T.L. Kryss
Cleveland: Ghost Press, 1967
“Statement” (prose), “12-13-66”

12. UKANHAVYRFUCKINCITIBAK, edited by R.J. Sigmund
levy_ukanhavCleveland: ghost press, 1968
“A Love Poem”





13. AMPER&AND, edited by T.L. Kryss and R. Wolter
mags_ampersandSan Francisco: Ampersand, 1969
First edition, stapled printed wrappers with red library tape binding, mimeograph printed.
Taylor poetry: “6-25-67”, “November Light”,  “4-4-66”, “6-27-66”, [untitled] “One lamp flashes…”

 

14. PANAMA GOLD. edited by T.L. Kryss
Cleveland: Zero Publications, 1969
First edition, stapled silk-screened wrappers, mimeograph printed, cover art by Barbara O’Connelly, internal screen print by T.L. Kryss.
“The Western Poem”

15. DEATH ROW, edited by Don Cauble
Portland, OR: Dead Angel Press, 1970
“1-15-69”, “5-8-68”

16. GROUND ZERO
Cleveland: n.p., [c. 1970]
First edition, stapled wrappers, mimeograph printed.
“Williamsburg Bridge”, “Christmas Eve 1965”, [untitled] “My time/ sunken…”, [untitled] “Why the leaves…”, [untitled] “Leaves branches…”, [untitled] “Rainbow water…”, [untitled] “Sad climbing…”
[Two additional poems in this anthology may be attributable to Taylor. No poems in this anthology are accompanied by the poet’s name…]

17. WHAT THERE IS LEFT TO UNDERSTAND…, edited by T.L. Kryss
Sacramento: n.p., 1970
“7-22-69”, “4-21-69”, “7-7-69”

18. WORDS ON PAPER-POETRY-FREE
n.p. [Cleveland], n.d. [c. 1971]
“4-26-71”

19. THE LIVING UNDERGROUND ANTHOLOGY, edited by Hugh Fox
Troy: Whitston Pub. Co., 1973
“8-5-69”, “3-9-70”, “2-28-70”, “4-2-70”, “ONE MORE FOR K”

20. ALLEGHENY STAR ROUTE
Cleveland: Black Rabbit Press, 1975
First edition, stapled sheets bound into printed wrappers, mimeograph printed.
“8-2-71”, “8-13-73” [mis-titled, should read: 8-13-71], “2-7-71”, “To My Son (Age 6)”, “Words” [this is a different poem than that which appears in FREE LOVE PERIODICALLY, #2 with the same title.]

21. SAN JOSE CAMPUS-COMMUNITY POETRY FESTIVAL POSTER SERIES
San Jose, 1977
[untitled haiku] [displayed on buses]

22. WE ARE THE SECRET LIVING LEPROSY, edited by T.L. Kryss
Cleveland: Black Rabbit Press, 1977
“Singularity”, “San Francisco”, “1-31-77”

23. VAGABOND ANTHOLOGY, edited By John Bennett
Ellensburg, WA: Vagabond Press, 1978
“Travel Notes”, “11-10/11-25-73”, “2-7-74”, “November 1974”, “Reunion”

24. PLANET DETROIT ANTHOLOGY OF URBAN POETRY, edited by Kurt Nimmo & Christine Lahey
Detroit, 1983
“Round Trip from San Francisco”, February Song”

25. ASPHODEL BOOK SHOP 25 YEARS TRIBUTE
April, 1988
“Brother James” (prose)

26. ONCE MORE WITH FEELING, edited by John Bennett
Ellensburg: Vagabond Press, 1988
“Chiaroscuro”, “Distances”, “Stranger”, “Undertow”, “Captive Audience”, “Flashback”, “Filling in the Blanks”

27. OF ASPHODEL: A MULLIGAN’S STEW CELEBRATING THE TWENTY-FIFTH YEAR OF THE ASPHODEL BOOKSTORE, JAMES LOWELL, PROP.
[Cleveland]: n.p.1988
“Cleveland Reminiscence”,”Ohio” [ printed by Tom Kryss?]

28. WORLD SOUNDS, edited by T.L. Kryss
Cleveland: Black Rabbit Press, 1989
“Clear and Cold”

29. ZEN CONCRETE & ETC., edited by Ingrid Swanberg
Madison: Ghost Pony Press, 1991
“The Cleveland Underground Poetry Scene: A Personal Reminiscence” (prose) [contains additional material than the version published in Vagabond], “Postscript” (prose)

30. AMERICAN RENEGADES CATALOG
Boulder: University of Colorado Press, 1992
“Meeting d.a. levy” (prose), “A Few Words about d.a. levy” (prose)

31. POETS ON PARNASSUS ANTHOLOGY, edited by David Watts & Joan Baranow
San Francisco: UCSF, 1994
“Chasing Helen”

32. VALENTINE, edited by Sabina Daley & Candice Walsh
New York, 1996
“Catching her Breath”

33. ARE YOU TALKING TO ME?
Brooklyn: Boog Literature, 1997
Audiotape.
“A Belated Touche for d.a. levy”

34. HARD LOVE–WRITINGS ON VIOLENCE AND INTIMACY, edited by Elizabeth Claman
Eugene: Queen of Swords Press, 1997
First edition, paperback.
“Folie a Deux”

35. BEBOP-REBOP
Providence, 1998
Audiotape & CD.
“Brain Tumor”, “Calling Card”, “Vegas”
[read by Dave Church who issued the recording]

36. RAGGED LION, A TRIBUTE TO JACK MICHELINE, edited by John Bennett
Ellensburg, WA: Vagabond Press, 1999
“February Death”

37. THE ASPHODEL: A TRIBUTE TO JIM LOWELL (TOO) ON THE OCCASION OF HIS 70TH BIRTHDAY
Vancouver: Kirpan Press, 2002
“A Note on Jim Lowell’s 70th Birthday” (prose)

38. THE CLEVELANDERS, VOL. 1, edited by Alan Horvath
Vancouver: Kirpan Press, 2002
“Fourth of July at Ocean Beach”, “Deficits”, “Blowing Smoke”, “Losing My Voice”, “Batman” (collage), “Strange Adventures” (collage), “Suzuki” (collage), “It’s Over” (collage)

39. HAPPY AS A BUDDHA ON A BUBBLEGUM BINGE, edited by David Kirschenbaum
New York, 2002
“Not Quite Janine”

40. LIVE READING AT LUNA’S CAFE: A TRIBUTE TO D.A. LEVY AND KENNETH PATCHEN
Sacramento, 2002
Audio of Taylor reading d.a.levy’s work and speaking about him.

41. ZERO SQUARED, TO RJS AND BACK
Cleveland: Black Rabbit Press, 2002
“Imagining R.J.S.” (prose)

42. MEASURED STEPS
Vancouver: Kirpan Press, 2004
“Woman at a Mental Health Clinic”, “Rehearsal”, “The Opposite of Hallucinating”, “Out of Breath”, “Chinatown Graffiti” (collage)

43. NOTES FROM CLEVELAND: SELECTED CORRESPONDENCE FROM JIM LOWELL TO KENT TAYLOR (1970-2003)
Kirpan Press, 2004
Introduction and 7 untitled inkings

44. REMAINS OF THE ASPHODEL ARE CONFUSING THE SEASONS, edited by Matthew Wascovich
Cleveland: Slow Toe Publications, 2004
“Signaling Jim”

45. SOMETIMES CITY UNDERCOVERS. LEVYFEST 2005, edited by S.A. Griffin & Bill Roberts
Los Angeles & Dover: Bottle Of Smoke Press & Rose of Sharon Press, Dec. 2005
“A Belated Touche for d.a. levy”, “Lines Written a Few Hours before Learning that d.a. levy Had Shot Himself to Death”

46. THE CLEVELANDERS, Vol. 2, edited by Alan Horvath
Vancouver, WA: Kirpan Press, 2006
“Cleveland Manifesto of Poetry” (prose), “The Man without a Part”, “The Faith of Jimmy McBride”, “Cleveland Archaeology”, “Failure of the Educational System”, “Home of the Brave”, “Still Life”, [untitled artwork]

47. CLOSING TIME – RABBITS OVER CLEVELAND
Cleveland: Mac Backs, 2006

48. ANIMALS WITHOUT BACKBONES, edited by Bree
Cleveland Heights: Green Panda Press, 2007
First edition, published as Green Panda Press Anthology #7.
“Lights Out”, “Second Wind”

49. D. A. LEVY & THE MIMEOGRAPH REVOLUTION, edited by Larry Smith & Ingrid Swanberg
Huron, Ohio: Bottom Dog Press, 2007
“For the Destroyed Poets of Ohio” (interview), “A Belated Touche for d.a. levy

50. (TAYLOR-MADE) RANDOM SIGHTINGS
Vancouver: Kirpan Press, 2007
untitled cover illustration and reprint of Fortuitons Motherfucer.

51. CLEVELAND POETRY SCENES — A PANORAMA & ANTHOLOGY, edited by Nina Freedlander Gibans, Mary E. Weems & Larry Smith
Huron, OH: Bottom Dog Press, 2008
“The Cleveland Underground Poetry Scene – A Personal Reminiscence” (prose)

52. THE CLEVELANDERS, Vol. 3, edited by Alan Horvath
Vancouver, WA: Kirpan Press, 2008
First edition, comb bound, 75 copies.
“Brain Tumor”, “Billie Holiday”, “Lost and Found”, [untitled artowrk]

53. FLOWER CLOCK: A SELECTION OF POEMS FROM THE CATALOGS OF THE ASPHODEL BOOK SHOP, 1963-2003
Ravenna: Black Rabbit Press, 2008
“Fourth of July at Ocean Beach”

54. RENEGADE FLOWERS, THE LEVYFEST 2014 ANTHOLOGY,  edited by D.r. Wagner and John Dorsey
Cleveland: Hydeout Press, 2014
100 copies.
“10-28-98” (prose), “Bone Music”, “Chasing Helen”

55. IN THE COMPANY OF RUSSELL ATKINS, A Celebration by Friends on His 90th Birthday, edited by Diane Kendig and Robert E. McDonough
Cleveland: Red Giant Books, 2016
“Russell was key” (short prose intro), “for Russell Atkins “, “Chasing Helen”, “12-29-68 Cleveland “, “Harbor Inn Blues”