Friday’s Weekly Round-Up – 323
July 7, 2017
“Driving The Beat Road” – Jeff Weiss‘ recent detailed (and profusely illustrated ) survey, in The Washington Post, “in search of surviving members of the Beat Generation“,  is another  (well, we keep using this term, but it’s true) – “must-read”. Weiss recounts the circumstances and the details of his interviews (conducted earlier[…]
Lord Buckley
November 12, 2015
                    Richard Buckley – Lord Buckley (1906-1960) – Photograph by Charles Campbell M’lords, m’ladies of the Royal Court” – Fifty-five years since the passing of the great Lord Buckley.  Just re-released by City Lights this year – what Buckley scholar, Oliver Trager has[…]
Friday’s Weekly Round Up – 165
February 21, 2014
Two weeks since the last round-up, so let’s get right to it. Robert LaVigne – The troubling case of Robert LaVigne and the allegedly stolen paintings. Newspaper reports last year noted a court[…]