Beat Thing! – video from Kulturnatten i Uppsala

Recording form the Beat Thing! performance during Kulturnatten in Uppsala, in The Uppsala English Bookshop. Also see the recording from their performance at the bookshop in Gamla Stan, Stockholm.

Ann and Samuel Charters performs Beat Thing! – a performance/reading of Beat literature. Jan from the bookshop presented, assisted by Elias Castegren on the bass.

The program was:

  1. Beat Thing Looms Up by David Meltzer
  2. Dog by Lawrence Ferlinghetti
  3. Sunflower Sutra by Allen Ginsberg
  4. Mad Sonnet 13 for Allen Ginsberg by Michael McClure
  5. Revolutionary Letter #3 by Diane di Prima
  6. Stereo by Anne Waldman
  7. Hymn by Jack Kerouac
  8. Haiku/American Pops by Jack Kerouac
  9. The Day Lady Died by Frank O'Hara
  10. I went into the Maverick Bar by Gary Snyder

Developed in cooperation with:

Multimediaambassaden, Mats Rytther