Joyce Johnson’s “Minor Characters” is among the great American literary memoirs.
A show at the Pompidou Center in Paris, “Beat Generation: New York, San Francisco, Paris,” is the first major retrospective on the Beats since the 1990s.
After some legal wrangling, a letter from Neal Cassady to Jack Kerouac will be offered at auction.
Lawrence Ferlinghetti, one of the last living links to the Beat generation, has sold the journals to a publisher that plans to release them in September 2015.
“Kill Your Darlings” stars Daniel Radcliffe as Allen Ginsberg in a film about the early days of the Beats.