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EBSN 2021 Update

EBSN 2021 Registration EBSN 2021 will be held via Zoom October 29-31 (Friday-Sunday). If you’re joining us as a speaker or attendee, make sure you register before the deadline (October 20). You can do so following the easy steps here.  Book … Continue reading

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New Book Reviews

Check out the reviews just added to the site: NEW: Review of The Beats: A Teaching Companion (2021), edited by Nancy M. Grace, by John Shapcott. NEW : Just for Jolly, by Phil Baker.Review of Soft Need #23 (Expanded Media Editions, 2020) … Continue reading

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CALL FOR PAPER PROPOSALS JOANNE KYGER ESSAY PROJECT 2021

We are seeking essay proposals for a new collection of scholarly work on Joanne Kyger, “Poet in Place and Time:  Critical Essays on Joanne Kyger.”  Our goal is to deepen and broaden reader’s understanding of Kyger and her writing practice.  … Continue reading

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‘Claude Pélieu: Short-Circuits and Fused Visions’ Conference’ 8-9 July 2021

Just ahead of the summer break, organizers and EBSN members James Horton (ENS), Peggy Pacini and Frank Rynne (CY Cergy Paris Université) are very pleased to invite you to a two-day conference, ‘Claude Pélieu: Short-Circuits and Fused Visions’, on Thursday … Continue reading

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Podcast interview with Nancy M. Grace

Episode 2 – Nancy M. Grace interviewed by Estíbaliz Encarnación-Pinedo The EBSN are proud to present the second episode of our podcast “Playback”, an interview with esteemed Beat scholar Nancy M. Grace, founding member of the Beat Studies Association and editor … Continue reading

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Tribute to Diane di Prima

We have just published a wonderfully touching and articulate tribute to Di Prima by Estíbaliz Encarnación-Pinedo Continue reading

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Podcast Interview with Oliver Harris

First episode in a planned regular feature for the EBSN website. “Playback – The EBSN Podcast” will attempt to fill some of the void left by Covid 19, by providing our members with some new and varied content. In this … Continue reading

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Wow! Ted Joans Lives! – Updated and on Vimeo Now

EBSN member Kurt Hemmer and Tom Knoff’s brilliant visual and aural collage about the legendary, tri-continental poet Ted Joans has been updated for its 10th anniversary and uploaded to Vimeo for your viewing pleasure: More info & Ted Joans site: … Continue reading

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Three New Books From A. Robert Lee

The Routledge Handbook of International Beat Literature, The Beats: Authorships, Legacies and Writer Directory: A Book of Encounters . More details over at New Publications.

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New Edition of Burroughs’ Blade Runner: A Movie

Tangerine Press have just published the 40th anniversary edition of William S. Burroughs’ Blade Runner: A Movie. See more https://ebsn.eu/news/new-publications/

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