Creator / Allen Ginsberg
Allen Ginsberg on the right, Bob Dylan on the left.

Irwin Allen Ginsberg (June 3, 1926 April 5, 1997) was an American poet known for his political views in the Fifties and his incendiary poetry. His best known work is Howl, as one of the central figures of The Beat Generation, but (unlike his comrades) he is as well known for the company he kept the hippies later in The '60s).

Tropes in the work of Allan Ginsberg include: