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

    Monday Nov 17 | 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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  2. Grateful Dead: An early Silicon Valley startupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | 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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  3. Review: Rang Rasiya is an important filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | 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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  4. Good PeopleRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. Why 'Fun Home' Cartoonist Alison Bechdel Says Not Identifying As A...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Switched

    ... e burned books any more. Only Nazis burn books..." Photo courtesy of Farrar, Straus, and Giroux. When Allen Ginsberg's "Howl" was published in 1956, the iconic Beat poem was considered "obscene literature," and

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  12. Pro Arte Quartet Ends the Party Where It All BeganRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Madison Magazine

    ... last May. The fact that the last official centennial performance, featuring the world premiere of Pierre Jalbert's Howl for Clarinet and String Quartet would take place at the newly renovated Wisconsin Union Theater, was truly poetic justice. Having ...

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  13. Banned books get library recognitionRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | The Coast News

    ... literature. To celebrate the freedom to read Oceanside library organized a public read aloud of the 1956 banned book "Howl and Other Poem" by Allen Ginsberg on Sept. 25. "Youth today have a whole new outlook on the power of literature," Tizuela ...

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  14. Celebrate banned books by reading oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | HeraldNet

    ... ago were the focus of legal battles over censorship, like 'Lady Chatterley's Lover' by D.H. Lawrence, Allen Ginsberg's 'Howl' and James Joyce's 'Ulysses,' as well as the most-banned and challenged book of the last year. This year, Dav Pilkey makes ...

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  15. Banned Books Week wraps up SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | York Dispatch

    ... ago were the focus of legal battles over censorship, like "Lady Chatterley's Lover" by D.H. Lawrence, Allen Ginsberg's "Howl" and James Joyce's "Ulysses," as well as the most-banned and challenged book of the last year. This year, Dav Pilkey makes ...

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  16. My Corner of the Canyon: Ginsberg, Gandhi and MeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Messenger

    ... to his lack of effort, for his words are eternal, but only to my own negligence. When I hear some random mention of 'Howl' on the radio or, by chance, glance at my dusty volume of 'New America Poetry,' or wake having dreamed of my youth, I remember ...

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  17. 10 James Franco Instagram Moments That Made Us Question His LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | AndPOP.com

    ... selfies like the late poet Allen Ginsberg. That makes sense, I suppose, since James portrayed Ginsberg in the movie Howl in 2010. James Franco shocked his followers when he posted a nearly nude selfie of him in his underwear on his Instagram. The ...

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  18. Celebrate Banned Books Week with the 10 most-challenged booksRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... ago were the focus of legal battles over censorship, like "Lady Chatterley's Lover" by D.H. Lawrence, Allen Ginsberg's "Howl" and James Joyce's "Ulysses," as well as the most-banned and challenged book of the last year. This year, Dav Pilkey makes ...

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  19. He Said, She Said: 'Kill Your Darlings' rocks small screenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... Burroughs (Ben Foster) sounds, the way it feels to be different. It's a good watch, especially if you've heard of "Howl." Jennifer Jason Leigh is almost unrecognizable as Allen Ginsberg's mentally ill mother. But you know Burroughs as soon as he ...

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  20. He Said, She Said: 'Kill Your Darlings' rocks small screenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... Burroughs (Ben Foster) sounds, the way it feels to be different. It's a good watch, especially if you've heard of "Howl." Jennifer Jason Leigh is almost unrecognizable as Allen Ginsberg's mentally ill mother. But you know Burroughs as soon as he ...

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