Poetry and Life of Allen Ginsberg

Poetry and Life of Allen Ginsberg

by Edward Sanders
     
 
The Poetry and Life of Allen Ginsberg reveals in fascinating detail the man and the artist through the eyes of a Ginsberg intimate—a fellow poet and admirer, a man who shares the ecumenical outlook and resolute social conscience of one our century's most popular and controversial literary figures. Sanders leads us chronologically through history as

Overview

The Poetry and Life of Allen Ginsberg reveals in fascinating detail the man and the artist through the eyes of a Ginsberg intimate—a fellow poet and admirer, a man who shares the ecumenical outlook and resolute social conscience of one our century's most popular and controversial literary figures. Sanders leads us chronologically through history as witnessed, reflected, and created by Ginsberg, creating a dazzling journalistic and poetic biography of a man, an artist, and his passionately unique world view.

Author Biography: Ed Sanders is a poet and journalist. The recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship and a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, he is the author of many books of poetry, most recently 1968: A History in Verse and America: A History in Verse. His chronicle of Charles Manson and associates, The Family, was a national bestseller.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781585671014
Publisher:
The Overlook Press
Publication date:
10/28/2001
Edition description:
SLIPCASE
Pages:
252
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.80(h) x 1.20(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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