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Lady Beats

by Hannah Withrow 1 I begin my immersion into female Beat writers fittingly with Diane di Prima; referred to in one anthology as “Poet Priestess,” she is one of the more well-known of these women.  My introduction to her large...

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No Great Society

Dances With Jack In 1968, a year before his death, a grumpy, overweight and drunk Jack Kerouac appeared on William F. Buckley’s ‘Firing Line’ television show. The resulting show went down in Beat and TV history, as an outright...

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