2015-10-06 Sappho Books Poetry Reading

Some photos taken by John Tranter, at the Poetry Reading at Sappho Books, Cafe and Wine Bar at 51 Glebe Point Road, Glebe NSW 2037, Sydney, Australia, on Tuesday evening 6 October 2015, the sixtieth anniversary of the famous Gallery Six reading in San Francisco that introduced the Beat poets to US audiences, most notoriously Allen Ginsberg and his poem ‘Howl’.

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The microphone waits
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Toby Fitch, the organiser, reads
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Alan Wearne reads
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An audience member
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Elizabeth Allen reads
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Nigel Roberts reads
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Two boys from Auckland meet in Sydney : Reg Mombassa, left, and Nigel Roberts
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Reg Mombassa reads
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Pip Smith reads

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