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Beat Poetry?
April 26, 2013 at 11:16 PM

 Anyone a fan?

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  • krysstizzle
    April 26, 2013 at 11:29 PM

    Like Allen Ginsberg? 

  • Generica
    April 26, 2013 at 11:51 PM

    You have an example? I have heard of poetry slamming, my favorite is this one!

  • LucyMom08
    April 27, 2013 at 12:29 AM

     I was just reading Howl...that's what prompted this post :)

    Quoting krysstizzle:

    Like Allen Ginsberg? 

     

  • LucyMom08
    April 27, 2013 at 12:31 AM

     Kerouac, Ginsberg, Orlovsky, di Prima, Corso...etc...

    Quoting Generica:

    You have an example? I have heard of poetry slamming, my favorite is this one!

     

  • shannonnigans
    April 27, 2013 at 12:51 AM
    Not really poetry but loved "On The Road!"
  • Sisteract
    April 27, 2013 at 12:53 AM

    My son is- My last delve was over 30 years ago:)

  • free1
    by free1
    April 27, 2013 at 1:10 AM

     

    I found this on you tube. "Sound Unbound Vol. 3: Beat Poetry & Jazz Trailer"

     

     Uploaded on Mar 18, 2008

    Trailer for
    Sound Unbound Vol. 3: Beat Poetry & Jazz
    dir: Anne Heller, 2008, 90 minutes, NR
    Screens Monday April 14th - 10 pm
    Alamo Ritz (320 E. 6th St.)
    Sound Unbound Vol. 3: Beat Poetry & Jazz casually examines the relationships between the Beats and the jazz music that served as their inspiration. Featuring clips of Jack Kerouac and Steve Allen, Allen Ginsberg, William Burroughs, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Herbert Huncke, saxophonist Coleman Hawkins, saxophonist Sonny Rollins, organist Jimmy Smith, rare footage of Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie, Jimmy Giuffre, Miles Davis, Art Farmer - Jim Hall Quartet and aspiring Beat Dennis Hopper. Also featuring actor Gary Kent reminiscing on the L.A. beatnik scene of the late 1950's - early 1960's and Ginsberg's difficulties with the Hell's Angels.

  • free1
    by free1
    April 27, 2013 at 1:18 AM

     Herbert Huncke,  Beat Poet

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