Beat Links for April

It seems that everyone is digging the Beats this month. Google just added an “Allen Ginsberg” section to my Google News, and it’s yielding some interesting results. His name keeps popping up, probably with a bit of encouragement from the flurry of new movies about his contemporaries.

So here are a couple of links that might be of interest to our wonderful readers:

The Plot Turn On the World: The Leary/ Ginsberg Acid Conspiracy

Time Travel: Allen Ginsberg on Marijuana Tourism

The Soul of the Beats

And of course, there’s the news about Big Sur: The Movie

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Author: David S. Wills

David S. Wills is the founder and editor of Beatdom magazine and the author of The Dog Farm. He travels a lot, and is currently working as a professor in China. His latest book is called Scientologist! William S. Burroughs the Weird Cult. You can read more about and by David at his blog, or on Tumblr.

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  1. and the Allen Ginsberg blog spot ( is our pretty active and on-going spot for Ginsberg news. Most of the above news has already appeared there. And check out our end-of-week “Friday Weekly Round-Up. Cheers!

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