Diane di Prima whose life Alapi presented in great detail, was really the forerunner of the women who followed her. She lived her life at the center of the Beat and psychedelic revolutions.
Di Prima with Amiri Baraka, formerely known as Leroi Jones
Di Prima's memoir of the Beat years gives a gritty portrait of the times
Di Prima's autobiography talks in depth of her life
Laura Hird, the Scottish novelist and short story writer, who publishes the work of young writers
Heidi James is one of the young writers showcased by Laura Hird
President Leslie Cohen, before the lecture, with the McCord Museum's tech guy, Dave Carmichael who makes all the presentations possible. Thanks Dave!