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  • Date: June 22
  • Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm PT

If You Want to See Something: Allen Ginsberg in Art & Action

Geoffrey Farmer, If You Want To See Something Look At Something Else
Geoffrey Farmer, If You Want To See Something Look At Something Else

Join an extraordinary lineup of poets, writers, and artists—including Dorothea Lasky, Rae Armantrout, Ron Silliman, Sadie Dupuis, Ryo Yamaguchi, Andrew Schelling, and Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore—in celebrating the life and work of Allen Ginsberg, famed Beat poet and author of Howl.

Staged performances of his poetry will be presented at Volunteer Park in conjunction with Geoffrey Farmer’s photographic installation piece, If You Want To See Something Look at Something Else (Allen Ginsberg 1926–1997).

This event is presented in partnership with Western Bridge.