Happy Birthday Gregory Corso!

Gregory Corso was born on this day (March 26th) in 1930. He died at age 70 in 2001.

Corso was the youngest of the Beats. He met Allen Ginsberg in a lesbian bar in New York, and entered the New York Beat scene. His Gasoline & The Vestal Lady on Brattle was the eighth publication in the City Lights Poet Series.

A biography of Gregory Corso was published in Beatdom #2 and is available to read for free here.


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