Ginsberg and China
September 9, 2017
  Allen Ginsberg in China is our focus this weekend. Allen and China – great news! -.a new (first-time!) edition of his Collected Poems is due out very soon in that country  (hopefully in November)  […]
Anne Waldman – Napalm Health Spa’s Celebration
December 16, 2015
Jim Cohn‘s remarkable Napalm Health Spa we’ve featured on The Allen Ginsberg Project  before (see, for example, here and here). Time to feature it once again, as the current issue has just appeared – a stunning, comprehensive (70th birthday) tribute to Anne Waldman Anne’s birthday was this past April (April[…]
Friday’s Weekly Round-Up – 219
May 15, 2015
Andy Warhol  Screen Tests: Allen Ginsberg , 1966, 16mm film, black-and-white, silent, 4.5 minutes at 16 frames per second, ©2015 The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, PA, a museum of[…]
Friday’s Weekly Round-Up – 181
July 11, 2014
Two weeks since the last “Friday Round-Up”, so.. without further ado.. Jim Cohn‘s Allen-centric Napalm Health Spa (we’ve featured it before on the Allen Ginsberg Project), this past July 4, delivered a blockbuster 400-plus page archive edition (spanning twenty-five years of the magazine’s history). Original contributions from many of Allen’s dear friends[…]
The Heart of The Hydrogen Jukebox – ASL
October 12, 2013
 Here’s something we’ve been meaning to post for some time now.  The extraordinary development of Allen and ASL – American sign-language.  From Miriam Nathan and Don Feigel’s remarkable documentary, “The Heart of The Hydrogen Jukebox“.  The date is 1984. The location, the National Technical Institute for the Deaf  (NTID) in Rochester,[…]
Friday Weekly Round-Up – 127
May 24, 2013
Beat Memories, Allen’s photo show opened yesterday at the Contemporary Jewish Museum in San Francisco. Organized by Sarah Greenough, Senior Curator and Head of the Department of Photographs at the National[…]
Friday Weekly Round Up – 124
May 3, 2013
Well, it’s a whole seven days later, but we couldn’t resist alerting you to the Doug Ireland skewered review of Steve[…]
A Supermarket in California – (ASV #22)
November 20, 2011
Jim Cohn’s Museum of American Poetics remains a valuable and inspiring source, “a unique amalgam of poets, students, teachers, scholars, editors, publishers, literary centers and web designers”..”Since coming online in 1997 (it) has documented major trends in Postbeat poetry through its collection of on-line exhibits, annual Napalm Health Spa journal, poetics transmissions,[…]
David Cope – Letters from Allen Ginsberg
June 15, 2011
The new issue of Napalm Health Spa , Jim Cohn’s annual web-zine for the Museum of American Poetics is now up and on line. As always, plenty of interest here for readers of[…]