Tonight in New York City, a William S Burroughs 101 Birthday Celebration.
Meantime, in Denver, it’s the 6th Annual Neal Cassady Birthday Bash
& tomorrow, in Paterson, New Jersey, Feb. 7, 1 to 3 p.m, in the Paterson Hamilton Club Building, the 2014 Allen Ginsberg Poetry Awards – the annual poetry reading and award ceremony hosted by the Passaic County Community College
The above image of Allen was taken by the legendary figure of the ‘Sixties UK counter-culture, John “Hoppy” Hopkins.
Here’s another of his iconic images – Allen in London in 1965 at the Royal Albert Hall, at the first International Poetry Incarnation
More Hoppy Ginsberg images (under “Poets Artists Writers”) here