Composed on the Tongue

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Grey Fox Press, 1980 - Biography & Autobiography - 153 pages
A book of Allen Ginsberg's literary conversations 1967-1977, including his encounters with Ezra Pound and an exposition of William Carlos Williams' poetic practice.

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Indexed. Ginsberg discusses his poetics, and touches on Howl throughout. See pp. 42-45 for a conversation about the poetics of repeating one touchstone word like WHO, Ginsberg's saxaphone inspirations, and the Greek term Kai. Read full review

About the author (1980)

Allen Ginsberg is also the author of Howl and Other Poems, which was originally published by City Lights Books in the fall of 1956.

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