An excerpt from the new ‘Exit Right’ describes a tumultuous evening when the beatnik confronted the neocon
Remembering the Palestinian poet on the five-year anniversary of his death
Talk about a beat soup
Plus France’s action in Mali raises fears for French Jews and Ariel’s mayor dies
Plus Syrian police chief defects as post-Assad era looms
Allen Ginsberg’s date with history
The activist called Faygele ben Miriam started Washington state’s battle over marriage more than 40 years ago
Herschel Silverman, a poet and candy store owner from Bayonne, N.J., was immortalized and befriended by Allen Ginsberg. At 85, the beat goes on.
Tough customers: drunks, crazies, and other cherished branches of the family tree
Plus Yitzhak Rabin Gallery, new trailers, and more
The brilliant, acerbic Tuli was 86
The beat poet would have been 83.
How Allen Ginsberg’s letters were an extension of his poetry
Bob Dylan can’t be pinned down. I’m Not There glories in not trying.
Reconsidering Bill Graham, the war refugee turned Summer of Love impresario who forever changed concertgoing