Mind, Mouth and Page – 57 (Eigner)

[Larry Eigner and Allen Ginsberg at Salem State College, 1973]


Student: What about Larry Eigner?

AG: Pardon me?
Student: Larry Eigner
AG: Yes
Student: The guy with the palsy has the same consideration..
AG: Yeah
Student: …of the line..
AG: Yeah.(I think) I’ve mentioned him before and there are some poems by Eigner in the Don Allen New American Poetry (anthology) if you want to see what his (poetry’s like). Eigner is a fellow in a wheelchair with…
AG: …spastic
Student: No, I think it’s a palsy, a form of palsy…
AG: But total … Read More