Interviewed by: Robert Stewart and Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19880401
The best-known Beat poet Allen Ginsberg talks about the Beat movement, his battle against censorship, and his lawsuit against the Federal Communications Commission. He also reads from his poem "Homage to the Guru."
We go to the archives to revisit a program that examines important African-American writers, beginning with the 18th century's Phyllis Wheatley and concluding with former U.S. Poet Laureate Rita Dove. This show also features the late Margaret Walk...
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