With the sweep of an epic novel, Michael Schumacher tells the story of Allen Ginsberg and his times, with fascinating portraits of Jack Kerouac, Neal Cassady, and William Burroughs, among others, along with many rarely seen photographs.
Michael Schumacher has written extensively about Allen Ginsberg and the Beat Generation. His articles, reviews, and essays have appeared in newspapers and magazines across the country. He is editor of "Family Business, " a collection of letters between Allen and Louis Ginsberg, and "The Essential Ginsberg, " a volume of the best of Ginsberg s poems, essays, songs, letters, journal entries, interviews, and photographs. He lives in Wisconsin."