It’s another poem this week, but it’s a hip poem by one of the original hip fellas. Howl by Allen Ginsberg.

Show Notes

Social Justice Links!  We’re all in this together, so let’s support each other.

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)

NAACP Legal Defense Fund

Donate to GLAAD to support out LGBTQ citizens.

Donate to Planned Parenthood to support the health of women!

Here are the links relating to the episode:

Here’s Allen Ginsberg reading Howl.  So worth it.

A Brief Guide to Beat Poets.

An Introduction to Beat Poets. (Longer than the above, but worth the read.)

Super smart critical essay on Howl.

Another great piece on Howl.  Short, easy read.

The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg.  Wonderful breakdown of the man himself.

The Wiki on Dadaism.  Good luck!