Gershom Scholem
December 5, 2017
Gershom Scholem,  from  On Jews and Judaism in Crisis – Selected Essays “The poet Allen Ginsberg once visited me. A likeable fellow. Genuine. Strange, mad, but genuine. I took a strong liking to him.My wife and I had a very interesting conversation with him, and in her inimitable way[…]
“Still Howling”
October 10, 2015
  Michael Anderson’s composite Allen Ginsberg head summons all to the UK “Still Howling” event today at the “recently reopened, post-industrial building”, The Wonder Inn, in Manchester, England. Organized by Simon Warner and Manchester-based artist Roger Bygott, the event runs from 2-11pm, and features a symposium with Barry Miles, Michael Horovitz, Steven[…]
Friday’s Weekly Round-Up – 235
September 11, 2015
Featuring shots last week from 1967’s fabled Human Be-In. Here’s another one – from Lisa Law and here’s Lisa Law’s famous ecstatic one And here’s a couple more[…]
Friday’s Weekly Round-Up – 220
May 29, 2015
  Tomorrow in New York City, courtesy HarperCollins and the Allen Ginsberg Estate, at the new Howl Happening exhibition space, celebrations for The Essential Ginsberg . Readings and performances by Andy Clausen, David Henderson, Bob Holman, Penny Arcade, Brenda Coultas, Jameson Fitzpatrick, Ambrose Bye, Amy Lawless, Angelo Nikolopoulos, Emanuel Xavier, Slava Mogutin,[…]
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 – 157
December 20, 2013
New books from the University of California Press noted on the horizon (we’ll be saying more about them all in the weeks ahead) – Robert Duncan’s  Collected Essays and Other Prose and Collected Later Poems and Plays (the introduction to which[…]