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Interview With PEN Award Winner, Steve Dalachinsky

Lisa Chau | Posted 09.05.2013 | Books
Lisa Chau

PEN Award Winner, Steve Dalachinsky's revised and expanded book of poems, A Superintendent's Eyes arrived in bookstores on July 3rd.

A French Shower in the Jungle of the American Beats

Frank Browning | Posted 08.24.2013 | Arts
Frank Browning

It's three years since the world-famous Pompidou Center of Modern Art opened its branch in the old industrial city of Metz, a couple of train hours east of Paris. The six-story wood and glass tent is far smaller--and some believe esthetically more daring -- than the mother museum.

Victor Hugo and Abraham Lincoln

Norman MacAfee | Posted 03.31.2013 | Entertainment
Norman MacAfee

In this film awards season, two works embody enduring pinnacles of idealism.

Allen Ginsberg, Teacher

Steve Turtell | Posted 11.03.2012 | Books
Steve Turtell

He was the single best teacher I've ever had. That he liked me and my work confirmed me as no other encouragement ever had.

PHOTOGRAPHY: Poet Allen Ginsberg's Photos At National Gallery

nytimes.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

WASHINGTON -- The poet Allen Ginsberg, who died in 1997, adored life, feared death and craved fame. These obsessions seemed to have kept him, despite ...

'Harry Potter,' 'The Giver,' 'Lolita,' 'Howl'

Dan Wilbur | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Dan Wilbur

"Lolita," for instance, is now "Likable Rapists." It makes you think that perhaps these new titles are what censors out there really see.

WATCH: James Franco Is Allen Ginsberg

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

James Franco, author and occasional movie star, plays legendary beat poet Allen Ginsberg in the new film, Howl. Shot in stark black-and-white, the fi...

Allen Ginsberg Interview: Remembering The Iconic Poet Through His Photography And Words

Thomas Gladysz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Thomas Gladysz

I interviewed Ginsberg on the subject of photography on the occasion of an gallery exhibit of his photographs in San Francisco in 1991.