Howl Festival in full array, kicks off tomorrow, Friday-night, in Tompkins Square Park, “just before dusk”, with the annual group-reading of the poem, “conducted in a symphonic manner”, by Bowery Poetry Club’s Bob Holman, and featuring, this year, amongst others, Ed Sanders, Steven Taylor, Eliot Katz, Hettie Jones, Bob Rosenthal, David Henderson, John Giorno, Miguel Algarin and Andy Clausen. For more on the multitude of other Howl events – see here
And meanwhile in Edinburgh, Read This Press and The Forest have combined to host Happy Birthday Allen Ginsberg
And, as we mentioned last week, in Atlanta, Georgia, there’s the Atlanta Howl-a-Thon.
In the meantime...