Jack Collom (1931-2017)
July 2, 2017
Following the death of Larry Fagin, news reaches us this morning¬†of the death of another of the great Naropa poet-teachers, Jack Collom. When Allen and Anne Waldman set up the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics in 1974 in Boulder, Colorado, Colorado already had one distinctive inventive joyful maverick poet at[…]
Naropa Summer Writing Program 2017
June 10, 2017
Starting tomorrow – the 2017 session of the Naropa Summer Writing Program. Here are all the details. From June 11 to July 1st – “The New Weathers” – Anne Waldman explains: “By The New Weathers, we intend to name the ramifications of climate change wrought in the Anthropocene. The luminous details evidencing[…]
Allen Ginsberg Is Sidney The Lawyer
November 26, 2013
It Don’t Pay To Be An Honest Citizen, Jacob Burckhardt‘s 1985 movie with Reed Bye, Yoshiko Chuma, David Brisbin,¬†Vincent D’Onofrio, and cameos by both Allen (“Sidney the lawyer”) and William Burroughs (“Paul, the neighborhood mafia don” ), is a curiously-dated, rarely-seen, but priceless, “lost”, underground[…]