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  1. Why Vandana Shiva is so right and yet so wrongRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Grist Magazine

    ... diversity, beauty, and enchantment. These are the same problems of modernity that Allen Ginsberg was grappling with in Howl . The problem is that, when Shiva gets to the details (what's really driving these trends? what are the best solutions?), she ...

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  2. Call me Burroughs, and I Celebrate Myself: Review of Burroughs and GinsbergRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    ... delusions. To read about how, from the moment he entered Columbia University at 17, to the moment he started writing Howl in California years later, and all of his political-activist work in dealing with the Vietnam War to the hippies and ...

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  3. Apocalypse Wow: Hydrogen Jukebox at West Edge OperaRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 9 | SF Classical Voice

    ... repeating itself until everything catastrophically collapses. The title derives from a line in Ginsberg's famous Howl : "Listening to the crack of doom on the hydrogen jukebox." "Hydrogen" connotes an atomic bomb, while "jukebox" represents ...

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  4. James Franco's Literary Indie FilmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Examiner.com

    ... like the idea of examining how these different forms and mediums interact. How they blend, what their limitations area HOWL (the film) "HOWL is Franco's portrayal of the young Allen Ginsberg in 1957. It explores Ginsberg's iconic poem, HOWL at its ...

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  5. You can't blame James Franco for trying with Cormac McCarthy's 'Child of God'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 2 | Examiner.com

    ... on Franco's short stories, was better but Gia Coppola wrote the screenplay and directed that one. He also starred in "Howl" as Allen Ginsberg and that one was interesting. Franco does deserve our respect, though. He is an excellent actor and an ...

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  6. Roundhouse Poetry Slam Returns as Part of Summer Sessions TodayRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Grist, Kate Tempest , John Berkavitch plus a new commission with Poejazzi that re-imagines the Allen Ginsberg classic HOWL. "The Poetry Slam promises to be one of the highlights of Roundhouse Summer Sessions. There's nothing quite like a Roundhouse ...

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  7. Hip hop artist publishes explosive hybrid novelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Yahoo!

    ... first novel, Here Come the Dogs. First, listen to Musa perform My Generation. It's like hearing Allen Ginsberg recite Howl (you can find them both on YouTube). There's that same savage humanity, that same relentless pounding of the waves that wears ...

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  8. 'Hydrogen Jukebox' pairs Glass, GinsbergRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | SFGate

    ... comprises 20 songs based on poems or excerpts from his work, ranging in both chronology and quality from the great "Howl" to an insipid stretch of doggerel inveighing against the corruption of the Reagan-Bush administration. Glass sets them for six ...

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  9. 'Hydrogen Jukebox' review: splendid, opera or notRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | SFGate

    ... comprises 20 songs based on poems or excerpts from his work, ranging in both chronology and quality from the great "Howl" to an insipid stretch of doggerel inveighing against the corruption of the Reagan-Bush administration. Glass sets them for six ...

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  10. James Franco Talks Gay FilmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | EDGE

    ... activist Harvey Milk's boyfriend Scott Smith. Since then he's gone on to play gay men twice more. Those movies include "Howl," a biopic about 20th-century American poet, Allen Ginsberg and "The Broken Tower," a biopic of American poet Hart Crane, ... 4 comments

  11. James Franco Talks Gay FilmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | EDGE

    ... activist Harvey Milk's boyfriend Scott Smith. Since then he's gone on to play gay men twice more. Those movies include "Howl," a biopic about 20th-century American poet, Allen Ginsberg and "The Broken Tower," a biopic of American poet Hart Crane, ... 4 comments

  12. Review: THEATREdART attempts Beat Generation, but struggles in deliveryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... their search for karmic transcendence with a steely oppositional resistance perhaps better observed in Ginsberg's 1956 "Howl." Milo is Kerouac's philosophical mouthpiece and Beat prototype, a railroad worker seeking a way out of the suffocating ...

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  13. The 2010 Sundance Film FestivalRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... normally generates a large amount of industry buzz. This year is no different as Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman's HOWL will be the opening night film. In HOWL , James Franco stars as a young Allen Ginsberg in the midst of the 1950s obscenity ...

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  14. Jay Meehan: It'll come to meRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Park Record

    The fact that I can remember Boolean algebra, binary-coded decimal, the names of obscure passers-by in James Joyce's "Ulysses," large swaths of Allen Ginsberg's "Howl" and T.S. Eliot's "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock," members of Elvis Presley's and Johnny Cash's original backup bands, Hack Wilson's single-season RBI record and Ty Cobb's ... (more)

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  15. Roundhouse Poetry Slam to Return as Part of Summer Sessions, July-Aug 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Grist, Kate Tempest , John Berkavitch plus a new commission with Poejazzi that re-imagines the Allen Ginsberg classic HOWL. "The Poetry Slam promises to be one of the highlights of Roundhouse Summer Sessions. There's nothing quite like a Roundhouse ...

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  16. The 2010 Sundance Film FestivalRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... normally generates a large amount of industry buzz. This year is no different as Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman's HOWL will be the opening night film. In HOWL , James Franco stars as a young Allen Ginsberg in the midst of the 1950s obscenity ...

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  17. Todd Walton: Watching and ListeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | Ukiah Blog Live

    ... computer, I have adhered to my decision. Why did I make that choice? To echo the opening line of Allen Ginsberg's poem Howl , with one minor change: I saw the best minds of my generation destroyed by television. A few days ago someone was showing me ...

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  18. Chit Chat: Batavia yoga teacher featured in new bookRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2014 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... College, but now it's called Richard J. Daley College. Allen Ginsberg came to do a reading of his poem “Howl.” He was a Buddhist, and we all just kind of sat around and chanted. Karl: I don't know about changing my life. But it was ...

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  19. Music: Vinyl Underground June 28th, Segment 1Read the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | A-Infos Radio Project

    Psychedelic - Winston Wright Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots Pt1 - Flaming Lips Unknown - Modo And Mikhall Vayner It's Alright Ma - Bob Dylan Rattlesnakes Smell Like Split Cucumber - Califone People - Superkid Rallentando - Terry Fox Howl by Allen Ginsberg Who Sleeps, Only Dreams - Deerhoof and Mark Ribot Designed To Kill - James Chance and the ... (more)

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  20. The 2010 Sundance Film FestivalRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... normally generates a large amount of industry buzz. This year is no different as Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman's HOWL will be the opening night film. In HOWL , James Franco stars as a young Allen Ginsberg in the midst of the 1950s obscenity ...

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