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Corso, Gregory

Overview
Works: 592 works in 987 publications in 8 languages and 15,307 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Interviews  Poetry  Records and correspondence  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Musical settings  Portraits  Manuscripts  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Interviewer, Performer, Actor, Narrator, pan, Illustrator, Other, Contributor, Creator, Singer, Draftsman
Classifications: PS3505.O763, 811.54
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Most widely held works by Gregory Corso
Mindfield by Gregory Corso( Book )

15 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The happy birthday of death by Gregory Corso( Book )

28 editions published between 1960 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is true that he has been one of the inner circle of the 'Beats' from the first, but many admirers of his poetry feel that it belongs quite as much to other and older traditions in world literature
Elegiac feelings American by Gregory Corso( Book )

22 editions published between 1970 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gregory Corso's collection of poems, the first in eight years, contains works of major proportions. The title poem is a tribute to Jack Kerouac, fusing a memorial to the poet's dead friend with a bitter lament for the present state of America. Reproduced in facsimile from Corso's handwritten sheets, his marginal decorations, drawings and glyphs are included. The balance of the book is drawn from his shorter poems
Long live man : [poems] by Gregory Corso( Book )

20 editions published between 1959 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems written from 1959 to 1962 by the San Francisco avant-garde writer
Gasoline by Gregory Corso( Book )

20 editions published between 1958 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herald of the autochthonic spirit by Gregory Corso( Book )

12 editions published between 1981 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What happened to Kerouac? by Richard Lerner( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigates the personal history and creative process of Jack Kerouac, father of the Beat Generation, author of "On the road", and a pivotal figure of the fifties countercultural revolution. Shows what happened when fame and notoriety were thrust upon an essentially reticent man
The vestal lady on brattle; and other poems by Gregory Corso( Book )

15 editions published between 1955 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gasoline ; The vestal lady on Brattle by Gregory Corso( Book )

28 editions published between 1958 and 2003 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Synopsis: Gregory Corso was born on March 26, 1930 in New York City. His first book of poetry was published by City Lights Press in 1955
The Beat generation an American dream( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early 1950s a small group of writers and painters gathered in the Bohemian quarters of New York and San Francisco. They voiced their concerns over America's post WWII euphoria in a manner so raucous and colorful that the media took note and dubbed them the Beat Generation. This film portrait of this volatile period of American culture is illuminated perfectly through rare archival footage and interviews with those who lived through and influenced the era
The party is in your head 11 compositions by Dan Marmorstein( )

2 editions published in 1996 in Danish and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gregory Corso, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Allen Ginsberg by Gregory Corso( Book )

24 editions published between 1963 and 1971 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cut-ups, cut-ins, cut-outs : the art of William S. Burroughs( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work provides an overiew of the art of William S. Burroughs
Pardon me, sir, but is my eye hurting your elbow?( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pull my daisy( Visual )

8 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Pull my daisy, a family struggling to fit in with their suburban neighbors, invites the local bishop over for dinner. However, their "Beat" friends crash the party. The last clean shirt follows a man and a woman as they drive a convertible automobile around in a city and talk to each other
Robert Frank the complete film works by Robert Frank( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pull my daisy: A short fictional film in which a married couple hang out with their friends, including several beat poets and a "square" bishop. The sin of Jesus: A short fictional film in which a young woman struggles to overcome the monotony of her failing marriage and dead-end job at a chicken farm. Me and my brother: A documentary film in which poet Peter Orlovsky attempts to care for his catatonic brother, Julius Orlovsky
Gang of souls a generation of beat poets by Maria Beatty( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maria Beatty's documentary exploring the insights and influences of the American Beat Poets. The film conveys their consciousness and sensibility through interviews with William Burroughs, Allen Ginsberg, Diane Di Prima, among others. Also weaves in additional commentary from contemporary musicians, poets and writers such as Marianne Faithfull, Richard Hell, Lydia Lunch and Henry Rollins. Also expands upon how the poets reached new levels of creativity and inspired social change. With interviews by Winchester Chimes, Tom Becker, and Kathryn Simon
Bomb by Gregory Corso( Book )

4 editions published between 1958 and 1968 in Undetermined and English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American express by Gregory Corso( Book )

15 editions published between 1961 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fried shoes, cooked diamonds( Visual )

6 editions published between 1979 and 1999 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reunion of some leading poets of the "Beat" generation at the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics at Naropa Institute in Boulder, Colorado: Allen Ginsberg, Peter Orlovsky, Timothy Leary, William S. Burroughs, Gregory Corso, Diana Di Prima, Meredith Monk, Amiri Baraka, Anne Waldman, Miguel Pinero, Miguel Algarin, and Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche
 
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Mindfield
Alternative Names
Corso, Gregory Nunzio

Corso, Gregory Nunzio 1930-2001

Gregorius Nuntius Corso

Gregory Corso Amerikaans auteur

Gregory Corso amerikai r

Gregory Corso amerikansk poet

Gregory Corso pisarz amerykański

Gregory Corso poeta statunitense

Gregory Corso US-amerikanischer Dichter der Beat Generation

Грэгары Корса

Корсо, Грегори

گرگوری کورسو شاعر آمریکایی

ग्रेगोरि कोरसो

গ্ৰেগোৰি কোৰছো

コーソ, グレゴリー

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The happy birthday of deathElegiac feelings AmericanLong live man : [poems]GasolineHerald of the autochthonic spiritGasoline ; The vestal lady on BrattlePull my daisyRobert Frank the complete film worksThe American express