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Selections from The Beats Abroad by Bill Morgan

The Beats Abroad: A Global Guide to the Beat Generation presents the fourth installment in Bill Morgan’s Beat Guidebooks, this time chronicling the travels of America’s greatest countercultures’ many international visits. While the Beat Generation claims its roots in New … Continue reading

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Turn On, Tune In, Drop Out: Psychedelic Reads

“It’s a very salutary thing to realize that the rather dull universe in which most of us spend most of our time is not the only universe there is. I think it’s healthy that people should have this experience.”—Aldous Huxley … Continue reading

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Towers Open Fire: William Burroughs and Alexander Trocchi

Towers Open Fire; a collaboration between Antony Balch and William S. Burroughs from 1963 Cast: Antony Balch, William S. Burroughs, David Jacobs, Bachoo Sen, Alexander Trocchi “In August 1964 Alexander Trocchi, author and self-styled ‘cosmonaut of inner space’ attempted to … Continue reading

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