Tag Archives: John Krokidas

December 16

Kill Your Darlings – John Krokidas and the vision with a beat(ing) heart. (film review)

The elephant in the room for the beat generation heroes (I’m talking Ginsberg, Kerouac and Burroughs) was that they were privileged white boys indulging in the most conformist of empty gestures – youth rebellion. Its taking us a while to come to terms with this uncomfortable fact, though Pynchon declared his discomfort with the beats […]