Allen Ginsberg was the reason I started writing poetry (almost 50 years ago). Finally, I think I’m getting pretty good at it. Thank you very much, Mr. Ginsberg.
Twenty years ago today, Allen Ginsberg—author of Howl, Beat poet, revolutionary free mind, Buddhist, teacher, activist—died at the age of 70.
Associate Editor Emily Temple has published 20 rare photos of A.G. and his literary mates in today’s issue of Literary Hub. It’s a must-see. Check it out HERE.