The Constructive Process of Ruin : Charles Stein

Dharma Bums, Angelheaded Hipsters & Black Mountaineers – Shreveport Events Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the publication of Jack Kerouac’s: On The Road. More Info:

Thursday, November 1, 2007 – Kilpatrick Auditorium, Centenary College
11AM– Charles Stein Convocation at Centenary College
Poet/Scholar Charles Stein (Hat Rack Tree, Secret of the Black Chrysanthemum) will speak.

Friday, November 2, 2007 – minicine? 846 Texas Avenue
7PM- Charles Stein Performance – Asiderials/Telestics
Stein will present readings of his works with images by Harvey Bialy.
9PM- Polis is This! Charles Olson & The Persistence of Place
Documentary by Henry Ferrini ——————————- About Polis is This!

Saturday, November 3, 2007 – minicine? 846 Texas Avenue
7PM- Group Reading – Our Own Celebrate The Beat Writers
Joanna Ballard, Stanton Dossett, Debbie Engle, Laura Flett, Noma Fowler-Sandlin, Michael Harold, Sara Hebert, Chris Jay, Kevin Meaux, Uriah Oxford, Michael Parker, Steve Parker, Pam Peak, Charles Stein, Michael Steinberg, Robert Trudeau, Kevin Willey and with film inserts of the period including: Bridges-Go-Round by Shirley Clarke, Motion Picture by Frank Paine, Go, Go, Go by Marie Menken, and Wheeeeels No. 1 & 2 by Stan Vanderbeek (Distributed by the New York Film-maker’s Cooperative).
9PM – Robert Frank’s Pull My Daisy* & Lowell Blues
Two films, one written by and featuring Kerouac, the other about him. ———— About Lowell Blues….
———— About Pull My Daisy….

*The film and video of Robert Frank is distributed by The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Also of Interest – On Saturday, Nov. 3rd ONLY! The annual Diwali – Festival of Lights will occur in Municipal Park celebrating the culture of India. The event is free, a buffet by India Kitchen is $10. 6PM

November 1,2 & 3 / minicine? / 846 Texas Avenue – Downtown / Free