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Kerouac’s Diaries on the Road Again May 28, 2014: The New Yorker has made selections of Jack Kerouac’s diaries available to the public, proving that there is no better way to start your Wednesday than on the road again! (From The New Yorker) [...] by

Ferlinghetti’s 1950-2013 Travel Journals to be Published September 2015 March 18, 2014: You heard that right! We’ll See You…. in a long long line that is already forming in front of several thousand bookstores. We can’t wait! Lawrence Ferlinghetti, the poet who was [...] by

Ginsberg Photo Exhibition Reviewed at NYT January 21, 2013: Over at the New York Times, Ken Johnson reviews “Beat Memories: The Photographs of Allen Ginsberg” at the Grey Art Gallery and is more or less unimpressed with Ginsberg’s photographic [...] by

Lawrence Ferlinghetti Interviewed at Interview January 10, 2013: Pardon the redundancy, but make your way over to Interview to read this great interview with Lawrence Ferlinghetti. Christopher Bollen leads the conversation and introduces the piece by comparing [...] by

Muse to Kerouac and Ginsberg, Neal Cassidy Profiled at The New Yorker December 13, 2012: Scott Staton writes about the “holy fool” Neal Cassidy over at The New Yorker. With Walter Salles’s film adaptation of On the Road opening in theaters on December 21st, Staton looks at [...] by

Poetry Postcards and Postcards from Poets! October 18, 2012: Check out what arrived at this humble Harrieter’s desk this morning! Five issues of the Hoot Review, a literary magazine in the form of a postcard. According to their website, the Hoot Review [...] by

Jack Kerouac’s Former Girlfriend and Biographer Talks the Beats at HuffPo October 12, 2012: Joyce Johnson, Kerouac’s former girlfriend and author of The Voice Is All: The Lonely Victory of Jack Kerouac, published last month, has written a column on the birth of the Beat Generation at [...] by

Cut Your Hair, Hippie! May 31, 2012: Here’s a treat. Over at Open Culture you can watch this video, featuring Jack Kerouac, Ed Sanders, Lewis Yablonsky in conversation with William F. Buckley. From the description: The first [...] by

A note on San Francisco Blues April 18, 2012:   Over the course of his 1968 interview with Ted Berrigan for The Paris Review, Jack Kerouac is asked, “Why must the method for writing poetry differ from that of prose?” Kerouac responds, [...] by

Kerouac Turns 90! March 12, 2012: If you live in Massachusetts, you know that today is officially Jack Kerouac Day, right? Well, it is! Our favorite Beat novelist/poet/Buddhist scholar would be 90 years old today. If you’re [...] by