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Howl on trial : the battle for free expression

Author: Bill Morgan; Nancy J Peters
Publisher: San Francisco : City Lights Books, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The inside story of the publication and defense of Howl in correspondence, documents, and photographs.

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Howl on trial.
San Francisco : City Lights Books, ©2006
(OCoLC)608106611
Named Person: Allen Ginsberg; Allen Ginsberg; Allen Ginsberg; Allen Ginsberg; Allen Ginsberg
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Morgan; Nancy J Peters
ISBN: 0872864790 9780872864795
OCLC Number: 70698807
Description: xiv, 224 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: "Howl" at the frontiers / Lawrence Ferlinghetti --
Allen Ginsberg's Howl : a chronology / Bill Morgan --
Censorship milestones / Nancy J. Peters --
"Howl" / Allen Ginsberg --
The Howl letters / edited by Bill Morgan --
The trial : press response. Iron curtain on the embarcadero / Abe Mellinkoff ; Letters to the San Francisco Chronicle ; Ferlinghetti defends publication ; Orwell's big brother is watching us / William Hogan ; Trade winds / John G. Fuller --
Excerpts from the trial transcript --
From the decision by Judge Clayton M. Horn --
How Captain Hanrahan made Howl a best-seller / David Perlman --
Ginsberg "howls" again (Ginsberg's letter to the San Francisco Chronicle) --
Fifty years of City Lights / Albert M. Bendich --
The censorship battle continues / Bill Morgan.
Responsibility: edited by Bill Morgan and Nancy J. Peters.
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