Event Details: Wednesday, November 14, 5:30-7:30 PM
“Collecting the Counterculture:”
A talk by Carl Williams – visiting speaker from Maggs Brothers in London.
Williams remarks touch on the Beats, psychedelia, Timothy Leary, Black Panthers, Hippies, Yippies, Hell’s Angels, surrealism, Guy Debord, Aleister Crowley, William S. Burroughs, Paris May 1968, as well as other material documenting 20th- and 21st-century culture.
The event hosted by the Modern Books and Manuscripts Department of Houghton Library.
Links for the Houghton Library – Harvard
There’s a bigger site with many other specialities.
Links for Carl Williams – Maggs UK
Recent Maggs counter culture catalog: DW-TW www.maggs.com/media/64389/do%20what%20thou%20wilt.pdf
Home page: Maggs Bros. Ltd.
Dazed Digital profile of Carl Williams;
Reach AE Monthly writer Susan Halas at firstname.lastname@example.org