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Still Howling - Whole Day (conference & performance) on Saturday 10th October 2015
A unique celebration of the 60th anniversary of the first reading of Allen Ginsberg's 'Howl' in October 1955.
Dear Friends, Just a gentle warning that while we hope we have a good event, we also have a small venue. Early booking well advised. Best wishes and thank you for your support so far. Look forward to your joining us!
Tickets: £30 whole day; £20 conference - now on sale. (£15 evening event only will be on sale nearer the day).
Afternoon Symposium, 2.00-6.00pm Michael Horovitz (legendary British Beat poet) Barry Miles (Beat biographer & historian) Steven Taylor (The Fugs, Ginsberg’s guitarist) Peter Hale (The Ginsberg Trust, New York City) Simon Warner (Author, Text & Drugs & Rock’n’Roll) Andrew Barker (Liverpool University) Roger Bygott (Artist, Manifest Arts Director) Elmi Ali (Poet), Christina Fonthes (poet).
Evening Performance, 7.30-11.00pm MC: CP Lee The Isness (with Michael Beasley of Folks) Heath Common and the Lincoln 72s Chris T-T Steven Taylor George Hunt performs ‘Howl’ UK premiere of choral setting of 'Footnote to Howl' by Steven Taylor Books for sale.
Arts on the walls, video poetry. Plus special events to be announced nearer the time. It's going to be a beatific gathering!
Tickets: £30 whole day; £20 conference ,£15 evening event only. Tickets and venue info available from www.thewonderinn.co.uk
Music Genres: Alternative, Folk, Pop, Rock, Spoken Word
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