[Reading] ➹ Whitman's Wild Children By Neeli Cherkovski – Pdfr25.co

Whitman's Wild Children In Whitman S Wild Children, Neelie Cherkovski Looks At Eleven Contemporary Beat Poets Michael McClure, Charles Bukowski, John Wieners, James Broughton, Philip Lamantia, Bob Kaufman, Allen Ginsberg, William Everson, Gregory Corso, Harold Norse, And Lawrence Ferlinghetti Chosen Because Each, Like Whitman, Has Taken His Own Road And Had Little To Do With What Was Thought Acceptable In Mainstream American Culture During The S And S As In His Highly Acclaimed Biography Bukowski A Life, Cherkovski Draws On Personal Encounters And His Own Reactions To Individual Poems In Order To Create Biographical Portraits That Are At Once Enlightening And Full Of Life

10 thoughts on “Whitman's Wild Children

  1. says:

    Cherkovski is an amazing biographer and poet , but this book is so much than a series of biographies It s a love letter to poetry and the beat era, to Whitman and those who came after him, to Cherkovski s own youth and poetic path and all the friends he made along the way Loved, loved, loved this book.

  2. says:

    bukowski lamantia ginsberg ferlinghetti

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