charles bukowski

Drunk and Disorderly: Charles Bukowski in Hollywood

by Chris Dickerson   Charles Bukowski never considered himself part of the Beat Generation; in fact, he frequently disparaged the…

8 years ago

Alt Lit as the New Beat Generation

“Do you think in five years the national media will create a stupid term like blogniks to describe us?”  …

8 years ago

Beatdom #13 On Sale

After much delay, Beatdom #13 - the DRINKING issue - is now on sale. Get it on Amazon or Kindle. This issue…

8 years ago

Coming Soon

This is the cover for Beatdom #13: the DRINKING issue. It features legendary booze-hound, Charles Bukowski, as drawn by the…

8 years ago

What Can Be Learned from Charles Bukowski

On the peripheral edge of the Beat Movement sits Charles Bukowski. Lauded as all manner of things from the “laureate…

10 years ago

Loneliness and Waitresses: Tom Waits and Charles Bukowski

By Ardin Lalui Imagine a world without waitresses. Who’d want it? There’s some men have no use for a world…

10 years ago

Beatdom Books

A first look at the artwork for Kyle's forthcoming book, The sickness which started him typing...

11 years ago

Lawrence Ferlinghetti Tribute

On October 2nd, Lawrence Ferlinghetti and his Beat bookstore and publisher, City Lights, will receive Litquake's 2010 Barbary Award at…

11 years ago

5 Tips from the Beats on how to Write Better

Guest post by Ardin Lalui, a writer inspired by Tom Waits and Cormac McCarthy. Here you know about Tips from…

11 years ago

Substance Use

A discussion about the use of drink and drugs in literature.

11 years ago

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