The Fall of America: Poems of these States, 1965-1971

Winner, National Book Awards 1974 for Poetry

cover of The Fall of America Poems of these States, 1965-1971 by Allen Ginsberg
ISBN 9780872860636
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Allen Ginsberg

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Beginning with “long poem of these States,” The Fall of America continues Planet News chronicle tape-recorded scribed by hand or sung condensed, the flux of car bus airplane dream consciousness Person during Automated Electronic War years, newspaper headline radio brain auto poesy & silent desk musings, headline flashing on road through these states of consciousness. . . .