Calling all “angelheaded hipsters.” City Lights bookstore, San Francisco, Calif., is sponsoring a book trailer contest to celebrate the release of the film HOWL, and is asking potential entrants “to create your own personal book trailer for Allen Ginsberg’s notorious epic poem HOWL, no longer than 90 seconds. E-mail us a link to your trailer to email@example.com.” Complete details are available on the City Lights Facebook page.
Deadline for entering the contest is September 24, the same day the movie opens … Read More
Last month we posted that Allen’s East 12th Street apartment got the wrecking ball and featured some shots of the construction going on. EV Grieve picked up on the story and put their hands on the listing for the space at $1,700 a month, and even contacted the Realtor asking if he’d be capitalizing on Allen’s history there, which in the end he decided to do, tho at the time it seems that he’d already had a tenant lined up anyway. The New York Observer have since confirmed the space is now rented for the asking price, and the … Read More