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  1. The Magical Universe of William S. Burroughs by Matthew Levi StevensRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | Examiner.com

    ... an early mentor to the blossoming Beat Generation of writers these two spearheaded with books like On the Road and Howl . Despite the breadth of selections in The Adding Machine, this reporter was unaware of Burroughs commitment to sabotaging ...

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  2. The Magical Universe of William S. Burroughs by Matthew Levi StevensRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | Examiner.com

    ... an early mentor to the blossoming Beat Generation of writers these two spearheaded with books like On the Road and Howl . Despite the breadth of selections in The Adding Machine, this reporter was unaware of Burroughs commitment to sabotaging ...

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  3. John MulaneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Philly.com

    ... performs onstage during 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 on April 7, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin ...

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  4. 'The Singing Posters': hear them howlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | The Jewish Journal

    ... " For those who know, however, the text gradually reveals itself as a variation on Allen Ginsberg's seminal poem "Howl," unfolding across and down the wall, with each poster containing just one of the epic poem's long, digressive lines, spelled out ...

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  5. Macy Gray lost out on role in 'Empire'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Philly.com

    Singer Macy Gray missed out on a starring role in hit TV series Empire because TV bosses didn't approve of her character. Singer Macy Gray performs onstage during 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 on April 7, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.

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  6. Interview: Groupon's Founder Is Trying to Reinvent the Audio City TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Skift

    ... the individual user because you have the freedom to spontaneously explore on your own also. Allen Ginsberg's landmark Howl poem was first read in public in what was once a small bar on Grant Avenue, which to this day is a popular street for locals. ...

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  7. Parting Glances: Sing Out! Gay Poetry MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Pridesource.com

    ... "When lilacs last in the dooryard bloom'd." Walt's vision touches heart, to hand, to head with Allen Ginsberg's "Howl." Drumming to our modern tempo times. A Beat Generation big bender, dude! And Audre Lorde, black warrior poet. Sharpening cancer ...

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  8. ArtRx LARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Hyperallergic

    This week, there's a vintage cat film festival, Allen Rupperberg's colorful phonetic translation of Allen Ginberg's "Howl," war games in the desert, and more. Although the current cat video phenomenon may seem like a product of our internet age, its roots can be traced back to 1969 when veteran underground actress and filmmaker Pola Chapelle organized the First International Cat Film Festival , or Intercat.

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

    Apr 24, 2015 | 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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  11. Exhibition at Scandinavia House offers an intimate view into contemporary Nordic printmakingRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | 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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  12. "Call Allen" Offers a Poetry Intervention For San FranciscansRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | 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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  13. Skirball Cultural Center to Present 'The Singing Posters: Poetry ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | 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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  14. I Saw The All-Stars Of Our Generation Honor Allen Ginsberg's 'Howl'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | 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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  15. Event: 60 years later, 'Howl' celebrated and updatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | 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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  16. 60th Anniversary Celebration of Allen Ginsberg's Howl at Ace HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | 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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  17. Allen Ginsberg celebrated by rock stars at the Ace Hotel in L.A.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | 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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  18. Amy Poehler Debuts a Gorgeous Shock of Red HairRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | 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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  19. Amy Poehler Is a Redhead Now! See Her Dramatic New LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | 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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  20. A Night to Celebrate Allen Ginsberg and 'Howl'Read the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | 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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