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  1. Patti Smith shares joy, passion in powerful Newport Folk Festival setRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... Dylan's "Boots of Spanish Leather," and then followed with an incantatory recitation of Allen Ginsberg's footnote to "Howl" - profanities intact. Memory and eulogy permeated her set. Noting that Saturday marked the fifth anniversary of Amy ...


  2. Berkeley Honda Goes to the Zoning BoardRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    ... the ambitious Berkeley Drama Guild, and the site of the first complete performance of Allen Ginsberg's landmark poem "Howl," five months after the more famous Six Gallery reading of "Howl, Part I". Most recently, Any Mountain sporting goods retailer ...


  3. Patti Smith and Marianne Faithfull Take in "The Beat Generation" at...Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 3 | Switched

    ... such as the original On the Road scroll text sits unfurled, majestic in its vitrine. Ginsberg's "Kaddish" and "Howl for Carl Solomon" take pride of place. And in another room behind a scrim, Brion Gysin's Dreammachine rotates, casting its ...


  4. A view of the Transamerica Pyramid from the heart of North Beach in San Francisco.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | SFGate

    ... museum and gift shop housed on two floors. The artifacts and memorabilia include a copy of Ginsberg's famous poem "Howl," with edits made by him, and a 1949 Hudson car similar to the one that Cassady and Kerouac drove on the journey that served as ...


  5. Meet the artist behind 5Church's strategic ceiling artRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... everywhere." In Charlotte, the lyrics to Pink Floyd's Dogs of War, a Simpson's episode, and Allen Ginsberg's complete Howl (2903 words!) are woven into secret places. Charleston has a bit of One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest. His disdain for the ...


  6. How an Obsolete Copy Machine Started a RevolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | National Geographic

    When Allen Ginsberg gave his first public reading of his poem Howl in San Francisco in 1955, the American literary scene was undergoing a radical shift. More than ever before, writers were evocatively exploring topics like sex, drugs, and spirituality.


  7. Did Allen Ginsberg Secretly Want To Be Bob Dylan?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Forward

    ... psychedelic lyrics were obviously influenced by Ginsberg's first-thought, best-thought approach in his iconic poems "Howl" and "Kaddish"; Dylan and the musicians who would become The Band recorded a jovial tune, "See You Later, Allen Ginsberg," in ...


  8. 10 Allen Ginsberg quotes on what would have been 90th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | New York Daily News

    Allen Ginsberg, the poet known for "Howl" who helped lead a counterculture movement across America, would have celebrated his 90th birthday on Friday. Ginsberg, along with other Beat Generation writers like Jack Kerouac, William S. Burroughs and Gary Snyder, revolutionized the literary scene with boundary-pushing works of art.


  9. Gig Alert: Allen Ginsberg's 90th BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... of the rest of his life. He was also a prolific and enthusiastic maker of music. Tonight at the appropriately-named Howl Arts Center, a number of art and music luminaries pay tribute to the man's melodic and rhythmic impulses. Every weekday, we ...


  10. Beat junkies will celebrate the night Allen Ginsberg and Bob Dylan jammedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | South China Morning Post

    A jam session between Allen Ginsberg and Bob Dylan in New York's East Village may sound like the apex of Beat Generation romanticism - the Howl poet and Like a Rolling Stone bard draped over one microphone, riffing incendiary ideas and counterculture wordplay. However, the reality of it, in the fall of 1971, was less a bohemian summit and more like a hostage negotiation.


  11. Free Form Friday: Walk this way.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Dawg Sports

    ... out on a car on The Price is Right. Or "Yes! We Have No Bananas." Or a snippet of spoken word, like something from "Howl" by Allen Ginsberg. I mean, at a certain point being a multi-millionaire athlete just doesn't seem worth it if you can't act a ...


  12. The Amazon Trail: Emily Dickinson's DeskRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | On Top Magazine

    ... a bare bulb, a pen. It looks as if Ginsberg tamed his desktop and would have known where to find exactly which page of "Howl" he was looking for. Of course, he had at least four, maybe six, drawers that hid who knows what. James Baldwin's desk was ...


  13. Travel: San Francisco, the US's counter-culture capitalRead the original story

    May 9, 2016 |

    ... Beat Generation. That reputation was sealed in 1957 when its owner, poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti, successfully defended Howl, the controversial Allen Ginsberg poetry collection Ferlinghetti had published, against charges of obscenity. It was a red ...


  14. Howl and Palace of Wind at the NasherRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2016 | Dallas Observer

    ... Knopp kicked off the season in October with performances from a traveling music hall. Now he is wrapping it up with Howl and Palace of Wind at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Nasher Sculpture Center (2001 Flora St.). Beat Generation leader Allen Ginsberg's ...


  15. Punk And Poetry Come To Portobello For Bank Holiday WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Londonist

    ... a group singalong, led by five local choirs in a celebration of punk rock's 40th anniversary. Allen Ginsberg's poem Howl is the focus of the spoken word events, with a group reading of the work consisting of a mixture of classic reading and more ...


  16. EXCLUSIVE: How James Franco Uses His Famous Friends to Make Hollywood Movies His WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | ETonline

    ... films as Milk , which won Sean Penn an Academy Award for portraying gay rights activist and politician Harvey Milk; Howl as poet Allen Ginsberg ; Sal, which he also wrote and directed; and Interior. Leather Bar , an imagining of the deleted scenes ...


  17. B-Sides: Woody Woodmansey's Holy HolyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Tucson Weekly

    To quote Allen Ginsberg's "Footnote to Howl," "Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy!" OK, so take away about 13 "holies" and you have the name of the supergroup formed from former David Bowie backing musicians, including drummer Woody Woodmansey and Tony Visconti on bass. Holy Holy is making a Tucson stop to perform Bowie's 1970 The Man Who Sold the World record in its entirety, along with other classics from the dearly departed Thin White Duke.


  18. Pop poet memoir a blastRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Yahoo!

    ... Cafe in Los Angeles and the Sidewalk Cafe in (New York's) East Village. "I had the pleasure of giving my stolen copy of Howl to Allen Ginsberg when he came to see me perform in the East Village," Belowsky says. "Ginsberg was like: 'I'll take it back ...


  19. 6 times James Franco has stirred the pot about his sexualityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Mashable

    ... that he might, in fact, be gay. (The actor, who's starred in a variety of LGBT-themed projects including Milk and Howl , insists the press won't let go of that question. Often, though, it seems like Franco's the one who can't stop bringing it up.) ...


  20. James Franco Says He's 'a Little Gay' as He Discusses His Sexuality In New InterviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | People

    ... he sleeps with, then he would call himself a "tease." Franco, 38, who has explored gay-themed roles in films including Howl , Milk and I Am Michael , insists there's "overfocusing" when it comes to the media's curiosity with his sexuality. "There is ...