Topic: William S. Burroughs

Beat Generation Poet Peter Orlovsky's Archive Acquired by Ransom Center

June 12, 2013

[caption id="attachment_39606" align="alignright" width="235" caption="Peter Orlovsky's notebook titled Rolling Thunder, Oct. 29, 1975."][/caption]

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, acquired the archive of American poet Peter Orlovsky (19332010), an important figure in the Beat Generation.

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