Alchemy - The oldest established headshop in London
Welcome to the Lee Harris website and Alchemy - The oldest established headshop in London
Alchemy, 261 Portobello Road, London W11 1LR
Telephone: 020 7792 0166
Alchemy - The oldest established headshop in London

Allen Ginsberg
Live in London

Diva Pictures and
Dream Productions



Film of Ginsberg's last
public appearance in
London at the 'Heaven'
Nightclub (October 1995)

Allen Ginsberg
(1926-1997)

Ginsberg in The Gaurdian,
Friday (21st October '05)
'Film + Music' section
includes reading at the
Royal Albert Hall '65


Howl for Now Event
Beat masterpiece remembered half a century on at
Leeds University


The Six Gallery

8 PM Friday Night October 7th1955

Lee Harris
Counterculture Archive

Contains extensive section on Ginsberg & the Beat Generation

The Literary Encyclopedia

Contains very informative Biography

San Francisco Chronicle

Article by Heidi Benson (04/10/05)


The Beats: San Francisco

About the Six Gallery Poets

"I saw the best minds of my generation destroyed
by madness, starving hysterical naked,
dragging themselves through the negro streets at dawn
looking for an angry fix, angelheaded hipsters burning for the ancient heavenly connection to
the starry dynamo in the machinery of night..."

Howl
for Now
Introduction to
Allen Ginsberg
Live in London
by
Lee Harris

Read the text of Lee's
introduction in front
of a packed house at Megatripolis 1995.
read the text of Lee's introduction to Allen Ginsberg Live in London
A celebration of Allen Ginsberg's Epic Protest Poem, published by
route magazine


Full text of "Howl"
(1955)


Visit Lee's extensive Allen Ginsberg Index
Including biography, Live in London Info and
movie stills, plus interesting links.

Lee Harris, Alchemy, 261 Portobello Road, London W11 1LR. Telephone: 020 7792 0166 .... email Lee at: leeeliharris@hotmail.co.uk