Collected Poems, 1947-1997

Collected Poems, 1947-1997

Book - 2007
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Here, for the first time, is a volume that gathers the published verse of Allen Ginsberg in its entirety, a half century of brilliant work from one of America's great poets. As the chief figure among the Beats, Ginsberg changed the course of American poetry, liberating it from closed academic forms with the creation of open, vocal, spontaneous, and energetic postmodern verse. Ginsberg's raw tones and attitudes of spiritual liberation also helped catalyze a psychological revolution that has become a permanent part of our cultural heritage, profoundly influencing not only poetry, popular song, and speech but also our view of the world.
Publisher: New York : HarperPerennial, 2007
Edition: 1st Harper Perennial Modern Classics ed
Copyright Date: ©2006
ISBN: 9780061139758
0061139750
Branch Call Number: 811.54 Ginsberg
Characteristics: xx, 1189 pages : illustrations, music ; 23 cm

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