First Breath, Best Breath: a reading and writing workshop featuring the work of Allen Ginsberg, taught and performed by Beau O'Reilly
Date: Sat. November 16, 2013
Time: 1:00 pm
Harold Washington Library Center
Video Theater, Lower Level
400 S. State Street
About this event:
Beau O’Reilly recreates a reading by Beat poet Allen Ginsberg, featuring some of Ginsberg's most dynamic work, from 'Howl' to 'Hum Bomb’ and from 'A Super Market In California' to 'Punk Rock You're My Big Cry Baby'. The reading and the music will take about 50 minutes and will followed by a short writing workshop that uses the techniques of the Beat writers as a means to make new work.