Amiri Baraka, onetime poet laureate of the state of New Jersey, was one of the most important and controversial African American literary voices.
'Darlings' stars Daniel Radcliffe as Allen Ginsberg and 'Boardwalk Empire' actor Jack Huston as Jack Kerouac, among others.
'The Woman In Black' star Daniel Radcliffe discusses being inspired by classic horror films with Christopher Lee and the moment in the film that made him jump
George Whitman, longtime owner of the beloved Shakespeare and Company, died in Paris last week.
Modern theoretical physics owes its survival, in part, to the counterculture movement of the 1960s and ’70s.
Sean Wilentz's study of enigmatic music icon Bob Dylan is at once a time-hopping biography; a catalog of Dylan’s myriad, eclectic influences; and a primer on American music.
Bob Dylan was not so much a sponge as an alchemist, taking common materials and creating new art.
In 'Howl,' the drama centers on the obscenity trial Allen Ginsburg faced after publishing his poem by the same name.