The St Mark’s Poetry Project’s Allen Ginsberg Symposium

The Allen Ginsberg Symposium

Starting today The Allen Ginsberg Symposium at the St Mark’s Poetry Project in New York City.

This evening, a group reading with Anselm Berrigan, Rin Johnson, Patricia Spears Jones, Sharon Mesmer, Lara Mimosa Montes, Trace Peterson, and sam sax.

Tomorrow (from 2-5) an Ed Sanders workshop – “Investigative Poetry and the Spirit of Allen Ginsberg” and a panel (8 o’clock), “Out of Place” with Ken Chen, Julie Ezelle Patton, Anne Waldman, and Rachel Zucker (moderated by Erica Hunt).

Saturday, concluding with (2-5) a workshop with Anne Waldman – “Antideluvian Energies – Practices” –  and (8 o’clock), short readings by Adjua Gargi Nzinga Greaves and Filip Marinovich, and a keynote address by Alice Notley –  “Allen Ginsberg: An International Poetry, Its Genius & Particles”.

Receptions will take place after each evenings events.


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