Ginsberg Remembers

This is one man's trip from the late l940s to the early ‘80s, with lengthy stops in the Beat ’50s, the anti-war/psychedelic ’60s, and the ineffable ’70s. Poet, mystic,...

Allen Ginsberg Poetry Collection

A collection of poems by one of the greatest literary and cultural figures of the 20th centuryUpon the release of his first published work, Howl and Other Poems, in 1956, Allen...

The Yage Letters

William Burroughs closed his classic novel, Junky, by saying he had determined to search out a drug he called ‘Yage’, a drug that could be ‘the final fix’. In The Yage...

The Yage Letters Redux

In January 1953, William S. Burroughs began an expedition into the jungles of South America to find yage, the fabled hallucinogen of the Amazon. From the notebooks he kept and the...