Beating the Generation – What Allen Ginsburg has in common with Kendrick Lamar

  “Beat” in the name “beat generation” and “beat poetry” arises from the colloquial usage of the word in post-WWII America. To be ‘beat’ is to be tired, exhausted and ‘finished with it’ and this encompasses one half of the movement itself. Beat Poetry is a counter-culture movement that tries to shine a light on […]

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