Day: October 21, 1994

Reed College

I don’t know much about Reed College, except that it is in Portland, Oregon and that it is notable in Beat history as the meeting place of three future writers, the nature-minded poet Gary Snyder, the buddha-minded poet Philip Whalen and the least-grounded and most unsettled of the threesome, … Read the rest

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Beat News: October 20 1994

Just heard (from a rec.music.dylan regular) that Francis Ford Coppola is going to be directing a film of ‘On The Road‘. Wow. I happen to love some of Coppola’s movies, especially the first two ‘Godfather’ movies, so I’m not upset about this. Well, I’m a little upset, but … Read the rest

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