Poem [Lana Turner has collapsed!]
by Frank O'Hara
Poem [Lana Turner has collapsed!] Art and Culture Quotes
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Lana Turner has collapsed! (1)
The speaker begins by informing us of the collapse of a movie star. It's an unexpected topic for a poem, but O'Hara seems to think that celebrity gossip and poems might be more compatible than we think.
LANA TURNER HAS COLLAPSED! (11)
Okay, we get it – it's really important that this movie star has collapsed. It's dramatic! It's nuts! It's changed the course of your day! It's an important event that needs to be memorialized in a poem! (Or is it? What do you think?)