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Gregory Corso

Gregory Corso

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Published by Binnacle in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Corso, Gregory -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Corso, Gregory -- Interviews.,
  • Poets, American -- 20th century -- Interviews.,
  • Beat generation -- Interviews.,
  • Poetry -- Authorship.,
  • Beat generation.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Gavin Selerie ; with essays by Jim Burns and Michael Horovitz.
    GenreInterviews.
    SeriesThe Riverside interviews,, 3
    ContributionsSelerie, Gavin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3505.O763 Z64 1982
    The Physical Object
    Pagination74 p., [6] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages74
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3091896M
    ISBN 100907826008
    LC Control Number82194834

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    Gregory was a tough young kid from the Lower East Side who rose like an angel over the rooftops and sang Italian songs as sweet as Caruso and Sinatra, but in words. ‘Sweet Milanese hills’ brood in his Renaissance soul, evening is coming on the hills. Amazing and beautiful Gregory Corso, the one & only Gregory the Herald. Read slowly and see.”. Prior to the publication of his first collection of poetry, The Vestal Lady on Brattle and Other Poems (), Beat poet Gregory Corso wrote three plays while living as a "stowaway" on the campus of Harvard University. The first of these plays, written in , was Sarpedon, which Corso described as "a great funny Prometheus Unbound all in metre and rhyme" and " an attempt to replicate.

    Poems by Gregory Corso. His mother, sixteen years old when Gregory was delivered, abandoned the family a year later and returned to Italy. Afterwards, Corso spent most of his childhood in orphanages and foster homes. His fat.   Gregory Corso () was abandoned by his mother a month after his birth at St. Vincent's Hospital in New York. Growing up in foster care and on the streets of Little Italy, Corso was a juvenile delinquent who spent time in Clinton Correctional Facility, in the cell recently vacated by gangster "Lucky" : New Directions Publishing Corporation.


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Read preview. Excerpt. Open this book as you would a box of crazy toys, take in your hands a refinement of beauty out of a destructive atmosphere. These combinations are imaginary and pure, in accordance with Corso's individual (therefore universal) DESIRE.