John Giorno

John Giorno (born 1936) is an American poet and performance artist. He founded the not-for-profit production company Giorno Poetry Systems and organized a number of early multimedia poetry experiments and events, including Dial-A-Poem. He became prominent as the subject of Andy Warhol's film Sleep (1963). He is also an AIDS activist and fundraiser, and a long-time practitioner of the Nyingma tradition of Tibetan Buddhism.

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... on CD through Minneapolis-based East Side Digital, which acquired the Giorno Poetry Systems catalog in 1993 ... Burroughs - Introducing John Stanley Hart William S ... Hart Couldn't Hear the Word Death John Giorno - I Don't Need It, I Don't Want It, And You Cheated Me Out of It John Giorno - Completely Attached to Delusion Two tracks from the original 2LP set were not ...
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... Giorno was born in New York ... They became lovers and Warhol remained an important influence for Giorno's developments on poetry, performance and recordings ... Giorno and Warhol are said to have remained very close until 1964, after which time their meetings were rare ...