Beer Coasters


This file appears in: Poet Everette Maddox's "American Waste"
Beer Coasters

Maddox was homeless at the time, so Hank Staples collected and stored his poems in a paper K&B Drugstore bag. Those poems were published posthumously, four years after his death, by Ralph Adamo and Portals Press, as American Waste.

Image courtesy of The Historic New Orleans Collection.


This file appears in: Poet Everette Maddox's "American Waste"