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KILL YOUR DARLINGS

“I saw the best minds of my generation destroyed by madness,” opens Howl, that infamous sensation of a poem, from Allen Ginsberg’s first published volume. Written after the events of Kill Your Darlings, a Ginsberg-Beats origin story, that first line bears all the influence of Ginsberg’s brief studies at Columbia, prior to expulsion. Howl was dedicated to his friend […]