Herbert Huncke
August 8, 2017
From Ann Douglas’ recent New York Times review of  The Best Minds of My Generation “Ginsberg also makes room for Herbert Huncke, whom he calls the “originator” of Beatness. An addict, gay hustler and petty thief, seeking, in his words, the freedom “to become more obscure,” Huncke introduced Ginsberg, Kerouac and Burroughs[…]