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Somebody Blew Up America: A Conversation with Amiri Baraka

This interview originally appeared in Beatdom #12 - the CRIME issue. You can purchase it on Amazon and Kindle. Amiri…

9 years ago

The City Lights Bookstore: the Beatnik’s Mecca

There are few places around the globe that fully encompass all things Beat Generation in the same way as the…

10 years ago

Many Loves

by Dr Madhu Mehrotra and Geetanjali Joshi Mishra “Resolved to sing no songs henceforth but those of manly attachment” -Walt…

10 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

The Beats & Sixties Counterculture

The 1960s are associated with what Frank calls ‘the big change, the birthplace of our own culture, the homeland of…

12 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

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