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A Supermarket in California

A Supermarket in California


by Allen Ginsberg

Analysis: Trivia

Brain Snacks: Tasty Tidbits of Knowledge

Ginsberg was a lifelong Buddhist and taught many classes on the topic. The best part is, even though he's gone, we can still read his teachings, like this transcript of one of his classes. Take some deep breaths and jump on in.

You can get your shopping on at the Walt Whitman Shops in Huntington, NY (Whitman's birthplace). Some of his poems are etched onto its outside walls. (Source.)

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