Friday, July 18, 2014

Friday's Weekly Round-Up - 182


Allen Ginsberg: “I saw the best minds of my generation destroyed by madness, starving hysterical naked, dragging themselves through the negro streets at daw...

Yishay Ben Moshe is currently performing, "The Key Is In The Window",  a theatrical interpretation of  Allen's "Kaddish" at the Gay and Lesbian Center in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Nathan Zach's translation  (a bi-lingual edition in Hebrew and English, approved by Allen) appeared, famously, in 1988

Next Thursday (July 24), celebrations of Allen in Brazil 

Burroughs Centennial and we haven't noted much here on the Ginsberg Project since a flurry of activity early in the year but here's word of the upcoming exhibition, Animals In The Wall, curated by  James Elphick and Yuri Zupančič and scheduled to premiere in London on the 27th of August

William S Burroughs Animals in the Walls Exhibition Flyer

Here's a page with more Burroughs news

Naropa Summer School 2014 -  now a memory, but, well, here's one little sweet delirious moment - Steven Taylor (with Fiore Grey and Danielle Moore of the Summer Writing Program) rehearsing (well, actually performing) Steven's setting of Peter Orlovsky's "I'm Going Out To The Garden Now" (Steven, of course, collaborated and, played this song many times with Peter) 

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