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  1. Bookmarks: National Poetry MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Pridesource.com

    ... the bookstore began a publishing arm focusing on the Beat Poets. In 1956 he published Allen Ginsberg's magnum opus, "Howl." San Francisco police raided the store and arrested Ferlinghetti for distributing obscenity. The trial resulted in acquittal, ...

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  2. Allen Ginsberg and other immoral menacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Radio Prague

    ... part of the communist regime? I know that the regime didn't like literature that was sexually explicit. "Definitely. 'Howl' was translated in the sixties by Jan ZA brana, who was one of the most important translators of the communist era, along with ...

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  3. Exhibition at Scandinavia House offers an intimate view into contemporary Nordic printmakingRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | Art Daily

    ... from Henry David Thoreau, William S. Burroughs, and Allen Ginsberg (the series's title is taken from Ginsberg's Howl)-all of which take up the subject of nature and hunting- with abstract renderings resembling arrowheads or seals. In contrast to ...

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  4. "Call Allen" Offers a Poetry Intervention For San FranciscansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | 7x7

    ... and yearning that has made Ginsberg such an icon," says McCune. "It's set in the Bay. Though he published it alongside Howl in 1955, it's much shorter and approachable for all ages. Evan and I decided it was the ideal Ginsberg gateway drug." While ...

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  5. Skirball Cultural Center to Present 'The Singing Posters: Poetry ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Skirball Cultural Center presents The Singing Posters: Poetry Sound Collage Sculpture Book, artist Allen Ruppersberg's homage to poet Allen Ginsberg's famous poem Howl . It will be on view from May 7 through August 23, 2015.

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  6. I Saw The All-Stars Of Our Generation Honor Allen Ginsberg's 'Howl'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | WGBH

    I saw the best minds of my generation destroyed by madness, starving hysterical naked, dragging themselves through the negro streets at dawn looking for an angry fix ... The publication of the poem "Howl" sparked an obscenity trial. But the charges were ultimately dismissed, and it became an anthem for the Beat Generation.

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  7. Event: 60 years later, 'Howl' celebrated and updatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | SFGate

    ... of the generation-defining San Francisco event in 1955 where a young Allen Ginsberg gave his first public reading of "Howl," perhaps the single most sacred text of the Beat era. Kerouac and poet Neal Cassady (played by Jessie Wilson ) famously did ...

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  8. 60th Anniversary Celebration of Allen Ginsberg's Howl at Ace HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Examiner.com

    To commemorate the 60th Anniversary of Allen Ginsberg 's "Howl," a special once in a lifetime event was held at the Theater at Ace Hotel with an A list cast of musicians, celebrities, and comedians. The show was scheduled for a 7:30 start, but with the rain it was delayed a bit.

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  9. Allen Ginsberg celebrated by rock stars at the Ace Hotel in L.A.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Los Angeles Times

    ... The evening was anchored around a celebration of the 60th anniversary of the publication of Ginsberg's book of poems, "Howl," and it served as a fundraiser for the David Lynch Foundation, a nonprofit organization the filmmaker set up to help promote ...

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  10. Amy Poehler Debuts a Gorgeous Shock of Red HairRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | InStyle

    She sported her new fiery locks during her onstage performance at The David Lynch Foundation's DLF Live Celebration of the 60th anniversary of Allen Ginsberg's Howl on Tuesday in Los Angeles. Dressed in a black suit with very little makeup, Poehler's new locks stood out as she performed a freestyle rap to one of Ginsberg's poems alongside fellow former Saturday Night Live performer Chris Parnell.

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  11. Amy Poehler Is a Redhead Now! See Her Dramatic New LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | KRAV-FM Tulsa

    ... while performing at The David Lynch Foundation's DLF Live Celebration of the 60th Anniversary of Allen Ginsberg's "HOWL" with Music, Words, and Funny People at The Theatre at Ace Hotel in Los Angeles, California on April 7. While it's possible the ...

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  12. A Night to Celebrate Allen Ginsberg and 'Howl'Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Everybody's Got One

    In the fall of 1955, poet Allen Ginsberg unveiled his epic masterwork "Howl." That poem, and the man behind it, were the focus of last night's star-studded 60th anniversary celebration in downtown Los Angeles at the Theatre at Ace Hotel .

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  13. Courtney Love, Nick Cave & More Pay Tribute to Allen...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Billboard

    Hal Willner Presents: A Celebration of the 60th Anniversary of Allen Ginsberg's "Howl" with Music, Words and Funny People On Tuesday night, Los Angeles' Theater at the Ace Hotel saw a massive convergence of counterculture icons, as Nick Cave , Lucinda Williams , Courtney Love and more paid tribute to Allen Ginsberg's seminal poem "Howl" on its 60th anniversary, all to benefit the David Lynch Foundation. While Ginsberg and Lynch might have the biggest name recognition, several of the performers made clear they were there first and foremost for producer Hal Willner, the visionary who conceived of and executed the more than three-hour performance.

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  14. Courtney Love, Amy Poehler Salute Allen Ginsberg's 'Howl' in L.A.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | RollingStone

    Nearly 60 years after its first public reading in October 1955, a concert was held in downtown Los Angeles to honor "Howl," Allen Ginsberg's epic, zeitgeist-channeling poem that wrestled with sexuality, creativity, drugs, capitalism and the contradictory forces that were shaping midcentury America. Although not as consistently revelatory as the poem itself, A Celebration of the 60th Anniversary of Allen Ginsberg's 'Howl' could be as demanding, playful, funny, moving, defiant, overwhelming, exhausting and proudly idiosyncratic as its namesake.

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  15. Nick Cave, Courtney Love and more perform at Allen Ginsberg tribute concert - watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | NME

    The show was organised by the David Lynch Foundation and took place at the Theatre at the Ace Hotel to celebrate the 60th anniversary Ginsberg's most famous poem, 'Howl'. Nick Cave , Peaches, Courtney Love , Amy Poehler, Beth Orton, Devendra Banhart, Kevin Drew and Macy Gray were among the guests.

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  16. Amy Poehler With Red Hair? You've Got to See it to Believe itRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | People

    In a week of crazy colorful hair changes comes another major mane update that we definitely weren't expecting. Amy Poehler , who's been blonde as long as we've known her, is sporting a new hue: red! At a 60th anniversary celebration of Allen Ginsberg's poem "Howl" on Tuesday night, Poehler debuted a coppery new look in a black suit jacket and minimal makeup, leaving us to direct our full focus to her new locks.

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  17. Amy Poehler Dyes Her Hair Red-Plus, Did Rihanna Go Redhead Too?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | E! Online

    Amy Poehler stepped out in Los Angeles for the 60th anniversary celebration of Allen Ginsberg's poem "Howl" on April 7 with noticeably different locks: The star, who wore her hair in a loose, easy style featuring a deep side-part, debuted a subtle copper hue at the literary event. And while we're still having Parks & Recreation withdrawals, maybe the coppery 'do means Amy has a new character as lovable as Leslie Knope on deck.

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  18. Collapsing Scenery - "Metaphysical CopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Stereogum

    ... ell of a ride. Nick Cave, Courtney Love, Devendra Banhart, And A Million Others Paid Messy Tribute To Allen Ginsberg's "Howl" In L.A.

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  19. Nick Cave, Courtney Love, Devendra Banhart, And A Million Others Paid ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Stereogum

    It was an unusually wet evening in Los Angeles, and soggy Allen Ginsberg fans lined up outside the Theatre at the Ace Hotel to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the publication of Ginsberg's legendary poem, "Howl." They chatted excitedly about the show while glaring at the sky.

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  20. Jack White, T Bone Burnett, & Robert Redford Launch American Epic Film And Music SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Stereogum

    ... project below. Nick Cave, Courtney Love, Devendra Banhart, And A Million Others Paid Messy Tribute To Allen Ginsberg's "Howl" In L.A.

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