"Richard Burton, I am not," said David Markson, before reading the final pages of The Last Novel in his first and only appearance at the 92Y Poetry Center in November of 2007. His introducer that night, Ann Beattie, once wrote: "No one but Beckett can be quite as sad and funny at the same time as Markson."
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Many of you have asked how you can help 92Y as we face tremendous financial losses due to COVID-19. You can help sustain our beloved institution and support the creation of new, online programming that will bring comfort and inspiration to our community. Thank you.