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Beat Memories – the photographs of Allen Ginsberg

From an exhibition at Washington DC’s National Gallery of Art, May 2 to September 16, 2010.

Twelve photographs of and by Allen Ginsberg

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Gang Of Souls

Update to the earlier “Beats” post

“Gang Of Souls” is an hour long documentary from 2008 combining interviews and footage of the originals with comment from later artists who felt their influence, including Marianne Faithful, Henry Rollins & Richard Hell.

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The Beats

Personal memoir of Elise Cowen

The Beat Generation Archives

Below – “Portait Of A Bookstore As An Old Man” – George Whitman and His Paris bookstore ‘Shakespeare & Company’. See this post on Dangerous Minds

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