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You are commenting using your Twitter account. The bust led to one of the city’s longest-running court cases, going on appeal to the California Supreme Court, which upheld the obscenity ruling.

She might have been the most honest voice of her generation, she certainly was one of the bravest. These thoroughly modern poems will, over time, cement Lenore Kandel not just as one of the better Beat poets but an essential voice of her time. Newer Post Older Post Home. Ching-In ksndel it as to-read Jun 03, Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Kerouac described her as “intelligent, well read, writes poetry, is a Zen student, knows everything [ To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

In other words, it feels good. You are commenting using your Facebook account. Beat GenerationHippieDiggers theater. Euphemisms chosen by fear are a covenant with hypocrisy and will immediately destroy the poem and eventually destroy the poet.

The Love BookWord Alchemy Feb 08, Ray added it. She returned oenore New York to attend The New School for Social Research on scholarship for three and a half years before she dropped out.


This brings up the question of poetic language. Kaneel try again later. She never spends an instant telling you how to get there; she takes you there, and shakes you until you experience the condition she describes. She lay there on the streambed, a gold nugget gleaming in the shadows, for the diligent to find. Get to Know Us.

We are experiencing technical difficulties. They impounded her book on the grounds that it “excited lewd thoughts”. Archived from the original on David rated it it was amazing Mar 02, Praise be to Eros, child of the gods! Despite having to cope with excruciating pain for the remainder of her life, she continued to write lovw maintain social ties.

Anoop Ck marked it as to-read Nov 06, Samantha Lve marked it as to-read Jan 06, Rose Linke rated kanedl it was amazing Mar 12, Her modesty was immense, and her reticence to grandstand consigned her unfairly to the shadows. This seems to me to imply one primary responsibility on the part of the poet—that he tell the truth as he sees it. It is amazing to think that a book that is only 6 pages long and only contains 4 poems could spark such a firestorm of controversy.

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The history behind book is probably more important than the actual content. Lists with This Book. Trivia About The Love Book. The only proviso can be that the word be the correct word as demanded by the poem and only the poet can be the ultimate judge of that. She herself referred to her verse as holy erotica. Amanda rated it it was amazing Oct 21, Griffin rated it it was amazing Apr 27, Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews.


Want to Read saving…. It was her 35th birthday, and McClure later stated, “The entire crowd of 20, or 30, people sang ‘Happy Birthday’ to her. There never was a book lik Like Lenny Bruce, Lenore Kandel first fought the good fight for “dirty” words now taken for granted- not only by public readers, but by publishers. New York CityU. Jennifer marked it as to-read Nov 03, I would say The Love Book captures what was going on all over tne that first Summer of Love -“the lust of comets colliding in Celestial Hysteria”.

AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. A and South Korea. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Collected Poems of Lenore Gook. Only one full book live her poetry was printed during her lifetime; Word Alchemy

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