anne waldman

‘The Personal is Political’[1]

The moves of Beat women to reclaim bodily freedom and space through performative poetry ‘The woman’s body is the terrain…

3 years ago

“A Fleeting Moment in a Floating World”: The Women of the Beat Generation Through Allen Ginsberg’s Eyes

“The whole Beat scene had very little to do with the participation of women as artists themselves. The real communication…

4 years ago

Naropa Turns 40

This Sunday, April 20th, Naropa University - which was founded by Tungpa Rinpoche and was America's first accredited Buddhist university…

7 years ago

Noise Poetry: An Interview with Thurston Moore

As an MFA fiction student at the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics at Naropa University (one of the longest,…

9 years ago

Poetess and Patriarch

An exploration of female Beat writers and their involvement with the second-wave feminist movement By Lee McRae   ‘American literature…

11 years ago

Women of the Beat Generation

History has not been kind to the women of the Beat Generation. Their presence is largely unknown to most casual…

14 years ago

Women of the Beat Generation

History has not been kind to the women of the Beat Generation. Their presence is largely unknown to most casual…

14 years ago

Know Your Beats

A very brief guide to the players of the Beat Generation.

14 years ago

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