We promised we’d have word for you, and now it’s finally out! A definitive Chinese edition of the Collected Poems 1947-1997, from Chinese publishing house Shanghai 99 has just hit stores in China – a stunning three-volume set, with translations by Hui Ming. More details on the publisher’s Chinese language web-site- here. (and more details from us in the weeks ahead)
More news (Beat Generation news) :
(Patti Smith (who worked closely on the editing of the book), along with friends, will be celebrating the publication that night at St Ann’s in Brooklyn)
Elisabetta Antonini ” internationally-acclaimed “jazz vocalist and Beat fan”, on the occasion of her performance last week at the NCPA International Jazz Festival in Mumbai, is thoughtfully profiled – see here
The Beat Goes On, Elisabetta’s 2014 release on UK’s Candid records. How did we miss it?
Here’s what she did with Gregory Corso’s “Marriage”
There’s an overview/review of the entire CD (well worth catching up on) – here