August 24: Allen Ginsberg

August 24: Allen Ginsberg's "A Supermarket in California" | Daily Literary Quotes at Literary Cobblestones
August 24: Allen Ginsberg’s “A Supermarket in California” | Daily Literary Quotes at Literary Cobblestones

Hello Cobblers!

‘Tis the dreaded Monday, but fret not — today we celebrate Allen Ginsberg‘s “A Supermarket in California”.

Our round-up for today:

For everything-under-the-sun-Ginsberg, check out the Allen Ginsberg Project.

A phenomenal Ginsberg interview in the Paris Review: “Allen Ginsberg, The Art of Poetry No.8.”

Here’s an excerpt from Sean Wilentz’s novel featured in The New Yorker: “Bob Dylan, the Beat Generation, and Allen Ginsberg’s America.” 

The History Channel hosts an audio interview of Ginsberg’s regarding the term “Beat Generation”: “Allen Ginsberg on the Best Generation.”

For the big finale, Ginsberg’s “A Supermarket in California” from the Poetry Foundation: “A Supermarket in California”.

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