Allen Ginsberg

Birthday
Jun 3, 1926

Bio: Widely proclaimed as the preeminent "underground" American poet of the postwar years, Allen Ginsberg (together with his colleagues Jack Kerouac, Lucien Carr, William S. Burroughs, Neal Cassady, et al.) not only defined and epitomized Beat literature but vocalized the long inchoate yearnings of 1950s and '60s counterculture youth. An unrepentant rebel and an… More

Filmography

Allen Ginsberg Videos

Howl
2 minutes 42 seconds
Radio Unnameable
2 minutes 6 seconds
Crazy Wisdom
2 minutes 36 seconds
Heavy Petting
2 minutes 16 seconds

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