Gathering of Angels: Opening Event for Beat Memories: The Photographs of Allen Ginsberg

When
Thu May 23, 2013
Where
The Contemporary Jewish Museum
Time
6:30-8:30pm
Cost
$15
Tags
Museums, Cultural Museums, Literary Arts, Other Literary Arts

Description

In this highly anticipated opening salvo of the exhibition Beat Memories: The Photographs of Allen Ginsberg, join the National Gallery of Art’s Curator of Photography, Sarah Greenough, in a talk about Ginsberg, his life, and the making of this exhibition. Following the talk will be an original musical arrangement of Ginsberg’s 1956 poem “America” by Conspiracy of Beards’ musical director Daryl Henline. The evening will also include a pop-up poetry salon, drop-in zine making with Rad Dad creators, a typewriter petting zoo, and a cash bar.

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Location

  1. The Contemporary Jewish Museum
    736 Mission St, San Francisco, CA