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  1. Out of the MorgueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Great Bend Tribune

    This week in 1955, US Customs seized copies of Allen Ginsberg's poem "Howl" as obscene.

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  2. 'Insurgent' author on movie Tris and gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... analyzes the holes in the film murderess' story. ( Adweek ) In honor of the 60th anniversary of Allen Ginsberg's poem "Howl," stars are teaming up for a benefit concert April 7 at the Ace Hotel in Los Angeles. Proceeds will go to the David Lynch ...

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  3. James Franco Admits To His Straight Self That He Is GayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Unicorn Booty

    ... , straight James Franco interviews gay James Franco about why the hell he does so many gay film projects like Milk , Howl , The Broken Tower , Interior. Leather Bar. , and his floppy-penis gay-bashing 2009 student short "The Feast of Stephen." ...

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  4. James Franco confuses fans over his sexualityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Salisbury Journal

    ... people, but as long as they are confused, I get time to play." The actor, who has also portrayed gay characters in Howl and Interior. Leather Bar, said those roles do not define his sexuality. "Of course, they can be read through a biographical lens ...

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  5. Allen Ginsberg & The Prudes Of ConnecticutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Daily Kos

    ... homosexual sex. Allen was Gay, Allen was celebrating his love and his desire in this poem. His poetry beginning with Howl for Carl Solomon has always challenged conventional values and from the beginning has been upheld in the courts against local ...

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  6. Teacher Suspended for Reading Racy Allen Ginsberg PoemRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Advocate

    ... statement. Ginsberg, a gay poet who was a central figure of the Beat movement, is most famous known for his 1956 poem "Howl," which also included descriptions of sex acts between men. Shortly after the release of the book Howl and Other Poems, the ...

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  7. Nashville Opera Announces 2015-16 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Nashville Scene

    ... Oct. 8 and 10 at TPAC's Jackson Hall. Hydrogen Jukebox derives its name from a line in Allen Ginsberg's famous poem "Howl": " ... listening to the crack of doom on the hydrogen jukebox ... " Glass first worked with Ginsberg in 1988, when he wrote a ...

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  8. Life-Changing Family Ritual: Weekly UnpluggingRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | MediaShift

    ... Unplugging, my husband Ken Goldberg and I were asked to write something for it - so we rewrote Allen Ginsberg's poem, "Howl," as a manifesto for our need to "unplug." When we started to incorporate it into our weekly lives, we also turned the poem ...

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  9. Two faces of dementiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Pocono Record

    ... while, he was waking us up at 2 or 3 every morning with what sounded like an existential cry - Allen Ginsberg's “Howl.” It seems to us that he suddenly doesn't know where he is, much like Julianne Moore's Alice, who in one ...

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  10. Teacher Suspended After Reading Graphic Gay Sex Poem to ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Breitbart.com

    ... he wrote. At Truth Revolt , Ben Shapiro reports, "Ginsberg's poetry has long been controversial, with one from 1957, Howl , at the center of an obscenity trial for its graphic content, including homosexual acts. Ten years before his death in 1997, ...

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  11. Kerouac is on the road again, to the ImperialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... evening of readings that pay homage to both Kerouac and his friend Allen Ginsberg, the author of the classic poem "Howl." "The name of the event is 'Black Coffee and Benzedrine,' " Stevens said, "and it's readings of Jack Kerouac and Allen ...

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  12. Raunchy 'Please Master' poem by Allen Ginsberg gets...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Raw Story

    ... " Please Master ," in which Ginsberg graphically describes a sexual encounter between two men. Ginsberg - whose poem "Howl" was famously declared obscene for its references to sex and illicit drug use in 1957 - is considered one of the most ...

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  13. Two faces of dementiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Pocono Record

    ... while, he was waking us up at 2 or 3 every morning with what sounded like an existential cry - Allen Ginsberg's “Howl.” It seems to us that he suddenly doesn't know where he is, much like Julianne Moore's Alice, who in one ...

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  14. San Francisco poet laureate Alejandro Murguia to kick off a poetry...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Daily Democrat

    ... f the birth of the Beat Generation, which history has declared Allen Ginsberg kicked off with that infamous reading of "Howl" in San Francisco in 1950. Find the complete schedule at www.topofthemark.com .

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  15. #HRBooks Review: 'The Red List'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... never knows the direction of the next line, or the step to take. There are structural resemblances to Allen Ginsberg's "Howl" and tonal hints of William Wordsworth's enduring dissatisfaction with the human race's choices and the for ...

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  16. Capturing Beat Culture's fleeting momentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | North Shore News

    ... is recalled as the conscience of the Beat Generation, the wordsmith who immortalized the fury and futility of his time. Howl, his best known poem, contains a vision of Zen New Jersey, boxcars and bop Kabbalah that came to define and inspire ...

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  17. INTERVIEW: Mad Men 's Jon Hamm spills on the title sequence's 'falling man'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | She Knows

    ... Throughout his run on Mad Men , he's hit different dramatic notes in movies like The Town , Sucker Punch and Howl , and also Hammed it up (pardon the pun!) in comedies like 30 Rock, Web Therapy and Bridesmaids . With all his Saturday Night Live ...

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  18. Pieta Brown Premieres New video for 'Flowers of Love'Read the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | Guitar World

    ... before I ever made my first album-fell out of a notebook onto the floor in a hotel room and landed next to the copy of Howl by Allen Ginsberg that I'd happened to bring out on the road. Later that night, I met Justin and he invited me to check out ...

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  19. EU delays sanctions to support Ukraine peace talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Yahoo!

    ... as DeHaan also played "Allen Ginsburg's buddy" in Kill Your Darlings, while Franco played Ginsburg in Rob Epstein's Howl. Quipped Franco: "I don't know why he is so obsessed with me." The U-S military says U.S. and partner nations conducted three ...

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  20. Berlin: James Franco on Dane DeHaan's 'Obsession' With Him, 'I Am Michael'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... as DeHaan also played " Allen Ginsburg 's buddy" in Kill Your Darlings , while Franco played Ginsburg in Rob Epstein 's Howl . Quipped Franco: "I don't know why he is so obsessed with me." Read more Berlin: Christian Bale on Terrence Malick ...

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