Friday’s Weekly Round-Up – 232
August 21, 2015
 A great spirited reading of the Moloch section of “Howl ” (from circa 1989) on the CBS News Nightwatch program – “Well, it’s the climax and actually the definition of the poem” declares Allen. “What sphinx of cement and aluminum bashed open their skulls and ate up their brains and imagination?/Moloch![…]
Friday’s Weekly Round-Up – 230
August 7, 2015
  Yesterday was Diane Di Prima‘s 81st birthday. Here’s the extraodinary class she gave last May (with Professor Steven Goodman) at the California Institute of Integral Studies – in two parts, here and here  Earlier Diane Di Prima birthday shout-outs on the Allen Ginsberg Project here, here, and here Here‘s a two-part[…]
Friday’s Weekly Round-Up – 229
July 31, 2015
  From the current issue of Poetry magazine  – more Howl parodies – (we’ve featured several such before –  –  Amy Newman – “I saw the best minds of my generation destroyed by wedding 
planners, dieting, in shapewear,/ dragging themselves in cute outfits through the[…]