The Story of Kansas

January 29, 2011 12:00 AM

1961-1970: Unrest and patriotism

"Thy sins are forgiven, Wichita! Thy lonesomeness annulled, O Kansas dear! And so, Allen Ginsberg, Beat Generation and counterculture pioneer, wrote of his experiences of Kansas and Wichita in one of his most famous and critically acclaimed works, "Wichita Vortex Sutra."

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