[Gregory Corso, aged 31, Tangier, Morocco, July 1961 – Photograph by Allen Ginsberg – c. Allen Ginsberg Estate]
[An Accidental Autobiography – The Selected Letters of Gregory Corso (edited by Bill Morgan) (2003)]
Kirby Olson has been compiling a “crowd-sourced on-line biography” of Gregory Corso since 2010. He sees John Aubrey’s classic, Brief Lives, as a model, and envisions a multi-faceted, impressionistic, “pointillistic biography”, (“leaving it”, as he declares,” to some later person to connect all the dots”). Here’s Anne Waldman’s exemplary start-up contribution:
[Gregory Corso in Rome – Photography by Bobby Yarra]
Here, once again, the gathering Ed Sanders accrued for his Woodstock Journal
Even more monumental, whatever happened to The Last Beat?
and how come there’s no PennSound page?
[Gregory Corso – Photograph by Ira Cohen]
Multiple postings on the Allen Ginsberg Project (Gregory is, typically, all over this blog) – Why don’t you all just start – here
We’ve had Allen-playing-himself-playing-a-character – acting – here’s Gregory doing the same thing
Birthday Greetings!, Gregory