Seymour Krim was born in 1922 and moved into Greenwich Village in 1943 to hang around the New York Intellectuals and wait for the arrival of the Beats. Krim knew he was a writer, but he complained later that the book reviews he wrote for the Times and the criticism he published in literary quarterlies "made a cramped miniature" of his spirit. Then in 1957 On the Road appeared … [Read more...]
About Mark Cohen
Mark Cohen is the author of Missing a Beat: The Rants and Regrets of Seymour Krim.