Peter Orlovsky & Allen Ginsberg, 1963. Richard Avedon courtesy The Richard Avedon Foundation; “I’m Gay For Ginsberg” t-shirt; Allen Ginsberg with unidentified friend, c.1968 courtesy The Allen Ginsberg Estate
Gay Pride Weekend – We draw your attention, first off, to this important posting here. Our Gay Pride 2011 post is here, 2012’s posting here.
We just had to – once again, in case you didn’t know, remind you of the Whitman-Ginsberg (and onward!) “Gay Succession”
aka Chester Alan Arthur III (1901-1972), “who slept with Edward Carpenter
who slept with Walt Whitman – who slept with..” – “The Gay Succession”