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  1. "Neal Cassady: The Denver Years" documentary on CPT12Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Denver Post

    ... "On the Road." He was a muse for Hunter S. Thompson. The guy to whom Allen Ginsberg dedicated his landmark poem "Howl," the man who inspired the Grateful Dead He remains the poster child of the Beat generation. "Neal Cassady: The Denver Years" will ...

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  2. Auction of once-lost Beat era letter suspendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Reuters

    ... of the author. Cassady died in 1968. Allen Ginsberg, a seminal Beat poet who referenced Cassady's antics in his poem "Howl," sent the letter to a publishing company, Golden Goose. But the company folded and the letter went unread until Jean Spinosa, ...

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  3. Parkay Quarts, Machine Head, and I Love You, But I've Chosen DarknessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... number called "Pretty Machines," and the title track, which comes across like a compressed version of Allen Ginsberg's "Howl." There's bound to come a time when a band this prolific will exhaust listeners, but not yet. - Loring Wirbel On their ...

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  4. Sundance '15 Premieres, Documentaries are...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... has become a fixture at North America's ranking showcase for independent film. He's come as an actor in such films as Howl and Lovelace and as director of Interior. Leather Bar and the short film Herbert White, but also as a producer of Kink , a ...

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  5. Beatniks & Hippies Still Influence San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | The Free Press, Independent News Media

    ... most famous three words -- "starving hysterical naked" -- which appear in the beginning of his breakthrough poem "Howl" which City Lights published in 1956. Nearby on Broadway, in the Beat Museum, a giant enlargement of Ginsberg's typewritten first ...

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  6. The holy grail of the Beat era: Neal Cassady's letter to be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | The Raw Story

    ... in the letter shown to reporters. Allen Ginsberg, a seminal Beat poet who referenced Cassady's antics in his poem "Howl," sent the letter to a publishing company, Golden Goose. But the company folded and the letter went unread until Jean Spinosa, ...

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  7. Once-lost letter of Beat era, found in California,...Read the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... in the letter shown to reporters. Allen Ginsberg, a seminal Beat poet who referenced Cassady's antics in his poem "Howl," sent the letter to a publishing company, Golden Goose. But the company folded and the letter went unread until Jean Spinosa, ...

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  8. Once-lost, Beat-era Letter to Be Sold at AuctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Voice of America

    ... in the letter shown to reporters. Allen Ginsberg, a seminal Beat poet who referenced Cassady's antics in his poem "Howl," sent the letter to a publishing company, Golden Goose. But the company folded and the letter went unread until Jean Spinosa, ...

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  9. Book Week: Award-winning authors on the writers who inspired them to put pen to paperRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | IcNetwork

    ... I couldn't afford full-price books at the time. "Around about the same time I'd been looking for a great poetry book - Howl by Allen Ginsberg. At the time, Ginsberg was being challenged by the courts in America for being 'un-American and obscene'. ...

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  10. It's been so long since Carolyn Choate smoked, she doesn't even remember this guyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | WWLP

    ... to go to Woodstock, I could still bang out a Joan Baez tune on my guitar, recite enough lines of Allen Ginsberg's "Howl" to prove I was cooler than cool and buy cigarettes. Nobody stopped me. A cigarette dangling from these radical lips was part of ...

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  11. Celebrating My Second Life Thanks to the "Great American Smokeout" by Carolyn ChoateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | CNN

    ... the world because of it, I could still bang out a Joan Baez tune on my guitar, recite enough lines of Allen Ginsberg's "Howl" to prove I was cooler than cool, and buy cigarettes. Nobody stopped me. A cigarette dangling from these radical lips were ...

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  12. Grateful Dead: An early Silicon Valley startupRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    ... and often eccentric field of study. For Deadheads, "Dark Star" holds the same classic status that Allen Ginsberg's "Howl" holds for the Beats, T.S. Eliot's "The Waste Land" for Modernists or "Lost In Translation" for Millennials. This conference on ...

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  13. Review: Rang Rasiya is an important filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Rediff.com

    ... by 20 percent just cause the censor board said so. The movie opens with a courtroom scene, one that reminded me of Howl, the James Franco-starrer about Allen Ginsberg's obscenity trial. A compelling film, it concentrated on the fascinating case -- ...

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  14. Good PeopleRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2014 | DVD Verdict

    ... those looking for coherence, consistency, or a satisfying conclusion, Good People will disappoint. Tom (James Franco, Howl ) and Anna (Kate Hudson, Almost Famous ) are a couple with a debt problem. That is, until the tenant in their house turns up ...

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  15. Art in the Streets: October 24th at The NWBLKRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | 7x7

    ... Western world. SF invented American cafA culture-we just called them coffee houses. From Allen Ginsberg reading Howl for the first time at Six Gallery in the Fillmore to Jack Kerouac haunting bookstores in Chinatown, SF raised the grand flag ...

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  16. Doing the Lygon Street LimboRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | The Age

    ... thing. People could recite from Lawrence Ferlinghetti. The beat poety stuff was huge then. Allen Ginsberg, the poem Howl . I wasn't on drugs. I didn't drink then; I drank later, not then. I wasn't an anarchist. I don't know what I was. Very mixed ...

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  17. Poet Michael McClure's 82nd BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Michael McClure first became known to the poetry world because of his early association with the beat poets. He gained attention because he was part of the Six Gallery reading in 1955 that brought the beats to national attention because Allen Ginsberg's "Howl" was deemed obscene.

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  18. The promise and pitfalls of the new BeatRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | The University News

    ... capitals," "demonic industries," and "monstrous bombs," as Allen Ginsberg so vociferously phrased it in his poem "Howl" in 1956. The emphasis on the liberating power of poetry has subsided, but the characters and the mythology has resurfaced in a ...

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  19. Festivals celebrate parallels between Jack Kerouac and other American iconsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... 1962." There are direct parallels between Warhol's rise to prominence and the Beat artists becoming famous in 1956 (Howl) and 1957 (On the Road). Michael Millner, director of UMass Lowell's Jack and Stella Kerouac Center for the Public Humanities ...

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  20. On this day -- October 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | North Texas e-News

    ... attack Imperial Japanese Army units along the Matanikau River . 1955 A- American poet Allen Ginsberg performs his poem Howl for the first time at the Six Gallery in San Francisco . Iskander Mirza , with the support of General Ayub Khan and the army, ...

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