Haight-Ashbury


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Haight-Ashbury

neighborhood in San Francisco associated with beatnicks and “flower people” in the 1960s. [Am. Culture: Misc.]
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At the forefront of the Haight-Ashbury scene were local artists and musicians such as the Grateful Dead and Jefferson Airplane.
Haight-Ashbury retains the outsider edge that saw it at the centre of the hippy dream of the 1960s.
With "I Can Give You Anything but Love", Gary Indiana has composed a literary, unabashedly wicked, and revealing montage of excursions into his life and work ranging from his early days growing up gay in rural New Hampshire, to his escape to Haight-Ashbury in the post--summer-of-love era, to the sweltering 1970s in Los Angeles, and ultimately his existence in New York in the 1980s as a bona fide downtown personality.
Constance protects Julia, however, when they finally find Rosemary and she insultingly tells them to get out of her Haight-Ashbury commune.
One might describe Oregon as a melange of Haight-Ashbury, Appalachia and Yankee nouveau riche.
Congress Alley has been called Worcester's answer to San Francisco's Haight-Ashbury district in the 1960s.
Craig Johnston, assistant booker at DF Concerts, spends his life finding the hottest up-andcoming bands Haight-Ashbury are a three-piece from Glasgow who are going to release their second album in 2014.
After a stroll through the park, head south past suburban town houses and bohemian Haight-Ashbury to Castro, centre of the city's buzzing gay scene.
Michael Castleman's Killer Weed is a nostalgic remembrance of the Haight-Ashbury neighborhood of San Francisco in the decade after the assassination of President Kennedy.
In the summer of 1967 a new periodical appeared "to compile and disseminate objective information relative to the various types of drugs used in the Haight-Ashbury subculture.
Breed is a relative moderate running in what may be the most leftist stronghold of the country--the Haight-Ashbury district of San Francisco.