Weiss recounts the circumstances and the details of his interviews (conducted earlier this year) with Lawrence Ferlinghetti,Michael McClure, Diane di Prima, the novelist Herb Gold (“Gold would be the first to tell you that’s he’s not a Beat, but his legacy and historical context remain inextricable from his more well-branded peers”), and, in conclusion, … Read More
News from New York – it seems that this summer’s regular Howl! Festival won’t be happening this year. More on that story here – and here
In memoriam – here is a group reading of “Howl” (from the 2010 Howl! Fest)
and here is “Plutonian Ode” (from the following year, likewise ensemble).