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Peter Orlovsky Dead: Allen Ginsberg's Partner Dies At 76

Los Angeles Times | Carolyn Kellogg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Peter Orlovsky, longtime partner of Allen Ginsberg and a poet in his own right, died May 30 in Vermont of lung cancer. He was 76....

Film Review: Spalding Gray Wins!

Stewart Nusbaumer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Stewart Nusbaumer

After watching style swamp content in Howl, I wondered what would happen to Spalding Gray's monologues. Would the beauty of his words die an obscene death on a screen of ripping horrors?

James Franco Sells Sunset-Strip House For $3.3M (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

The LA Times reports that James Franco of "Spider Man" and "Milk" has just sold his Sunset-Strip Spanish Style villa for $3.3 million. The smoldering...

Review: "Howl" (2010)

Fabio Periera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Fabio Periera

With any luck, later this year audiences everywhere will get to see Howl, a brilliant film by Academy-Award winning documentary filmmakers Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman.

James Franco & Jon Hamm Compare 'Howl' Trial To Propostion 8 (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Jon Hamm and James Franco star in the upcoming Allen Ginsberg biopic 'Howl,' and they spoke to E! News this weekend at Sundance about marriage equalit...

Howl, Based On Allen Ginsberg's Poem, Released At Sundance

John Lundberg | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
John Lundberg

The premiere of the movie Howl led off the Sundance Film Festival on Thursday night. Their adaptation of Allen Ginsberg's poem, has generated some buzz.

Live from Sundance Film Festival: Day 1

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

They want to rebrand - or perhaps reboot - the Sundance Film Festival this year. Which is why, when you sit in one of the theaters waiting for a film ...

The Best Writing Tips Ever

The Huffington Post | Amy Hertz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

I've been in publishing for more than 20 years, I've attended my fair share of writer's conferences and workshops, and in my experience, the poet Alle...

The Forgettable And The Overlooked In Lit Prizes

The Huffington Post | Jessie Kunhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

This year is a good one for female writers; most of the major literature prizes have gone to women, though whether this is a fluke, a new trend of hei...

Allen Ginsberg Is Coming To The Big Screen

John Lundberg | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
John Lundberg

Allen Ginsberg's "Howl" is coming to theaters. And if that makes you want to hide your children, hold off for a moment. The movie isn't an incarnat...

James Franco To Star In "Howl"

Variety | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Indie banner Werc Werk Works will produce and fully finance "Howl," starring James Franco, with lensing set to start March 16 in New York City. "Howl...