Howl for Now

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Simon Warner
Route, 2005 - Literary Criticism - 144 pages
Through a series of essays and interviews, this book reflects the power of Howl, a poem penned by a little known poet, Allen Ginsberg, on October 7th 1955. It also includes contributions from David Meltzer, Steven Taylor, Ronald Nameth, Bill Nelson and academics from the University of Leeds in the UK.

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Beat poet Allen Ginsberg first readHowl at the Six Gallery in San Francisco on October 7, 1955. To commemorate the 50th anniversary of that historic reading, the University of Leeds producedHowl for ... Read full review

Contents

Howling wolves
11
Sifting the shifting sands
25
The dramatic imagery of Howl
53
Copyright

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