!!> KINDLE ➚ Ringolevio ❦ Author Emmett Grogan – Bootlejobcentre.co.uk


10 thoughts on “Ringolevio

  1. says:

    An immensely faulty book arrogant, hectoring, repetitive, self amused, not to mention fantastically sexist and homophobic with touches of serious racism that still remains nonetheless somehow inspiring Like so many memoirists of the 60s, Grogan is absolutely convinced he is right so much so that much of the book is given over to speeches he forces various leftist radical groups to listen to about how they should do what they re doing All of these speeches involve him showing up to a meetin An immensely faulty book arrogant, hectoring, repetitive, self amused, not to mention fantastically sexist and homophobic with touches of serious racism that still remains nonetheless somehow inspirin...


  2. says:

    A bit of a scumbag, a lousy lay, full of blarney, sometimes puerile and petty minded, after 400 pages I was fed up with this guy Still, this was an interesting read.


  3. says:

    This is the strange but true story of a working class Irish kid from NYC who eventually became one of the core founders of The Diggers , a radical, anarchist, collective serving free food to people in Haight Ashbury as well as providing free clothes, and some social services to folks during the Summer of Love On the way to Haight Ashbury he works as a criminal in NYC, flees to Italy, lives there eventually studying film, goes to Ireland and works with the IRA, becomes a porn writer in London, This is the strange but true story of a working class Irish kid from NYC who eventually became one of the core founders of The Diggers , a radical, anarchist, collective serving free food to people in Haight Ashbury as well as providing free clothes, and some social services to folks during the Summer of Love On the ...


  4. says:

    Loved his story An interesting book that is weirdly inspiring Before you exit this review hear me out Although his lifestyle was quite flawed Drug addict, sexist, selfish Emmett Grogan was unafraid of the cards life dealt him, he took it on the chin and was unafraid to fight for beliefs and do the...


  5. says:

    I couldn t slog through the first 100 pages of egotisical self mythologizing I prefer Warhol s brand of self promotion and ego marketing at least it is honest lies And I d be honestly lying if I said I could finish this book.


  6. says:

    I wrote this book Signed, Emmett Grogan.


  7. says:

    Una gran historia estropeada por un protagonista harto chulo y repelente Est escrito hablando de l mismo en tercera persona y en la primera parte se hace llamar Kenny Wisdom En fin, ten a much simas ganas de leerlo y no lo pude acabar


  8. says:

    I both love and hate this book Boy oh, boy oh does it start good, describing a game of ringolevio on the streets of Little Italy in 1950s New York Ringolevio is a sort of kid s wargame in which the object was to capture the majority of the opposing team s members and hold them in a prison while fighting off any attempt to free them It s a kid s game, innocent and brutal at the same time Grogan s at his best here, limning the New York streets with hardboiled prose, slapping down the names o I both love and hate this book Boy oh, boy oh does it start good, describing a game of ringolevio on the streets of Little Italy in 1950s New York Ringolevio is a sort of kid s wargame in which the object was to capture the majority of the opposing team s members and hold them in a prison while fighting off any attempt to free them It s a...


  9. says:

    A lot can be taken from the Grogan s Digger perspective The bs rhetoric and media hungriness of Abbie Hoffman and other New LeftersThe bs psychedelic shamanism of leary The HIP merchants or Haight Independent Propeiters group that wanted to comidify hippiedom to the rest of the countryThe idea of giving things out for free free food, clothes, health services, entertainment, law assistance etc adding up to a Free City modelThe racial tension of blacks and puerto ricans in the lower east side a A lot can be taken from the Grogan s Digger perspective The bs rhetoric and media hungriness of Abbie Hoffman and other New LeftersThe bs psychedelic shamanism of leary The HIP merchants or Haight Independent Propeiters group that wanted to comidify hippiedom to the rest of the countryThe idea of giving things out for free free food, clothes, health services, entertainment, law assistance etc adding up to a Free City modelThe racial tension of blacks and puerto ricans in the lower east side about white hippies moving in to live the arrogant life of adventure poverty while disrega...


  10. says:

    Is this truth and autobiography orhistrionics than history I don t mind that Eugene Emmett Grogan calls himself Kenny Wisdom for this first act of this memoir anythan I care that Billy Pilgrim in Slaughterhouse Five is not the real name of Vonnegut s comrade in arms Edward R Crone, Jr I don t know that anything is not factual here, it may all be psychologically correct Grogan did not appear to care enough about fact checking as to filling in details like looking up the name of Is this truth and autobiography orhistrionics than history I don t mind that Eugene Emmett Grogan calls hims...


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Ringolevio Ringolevio Is The Memorable Tale Of Emmett Grogan And The Diggers, The Irreverent Urban Guerrillas Anti Masters And Masters Of Street Theater Who Made San Francisco S Haight Ashbury A Home, Putting On Grateful Dead Dances In Golden Gate Park, Ladling Out Free Stew To All Comers In The Park S Panhandle, And Keeping The Peace With The Cops While Kesey S Merry Prankster S Were Off Tripping The Light Fantastic, The Diggers Were Transforming The Haight From A Seedy District Of Abandoned Victorian Houses Into An Evanescent Paradise On Earth.For Anyone Who Thinks That Those Were Days Only Of Peace, Love And Flower Power, Ringolevio Will Be A Revelation, As It Evokes The Gritty Urban Sensibility That Supplied The Backbone To The Community S Free Flights Of Fancy.Vastly Entertaining, Ringolevio Is At Once High Adventure, Political Screed, Social History And Hyperbolic Memoir This Classic Traces The Story Of Emmett Grogan, A Larger Than Life Sixties Legend Of Great Controversy, From The Streets Of New York To The Heights Of The Haight.Citadel Underground S Edition Of Ringolevio Features A New Introducing By The Actor Peter Coyote, One Of Grogan S Oldest Friends, A Fellow Digger And A Veteran Of The San Francisco Mime Troupe The San Francisco Diggers Combined Dada Street Theater With The Revolutionary Politics Of Free Slum Alley Saints, They Lit Up The Period By Spreading The Poetry Of Love And Anarchy With Broad Strokes Of Artistic Genius Their Free Store, Communications Network Of Instant Offset Survival Poetry, Along With An Indian Inspired Consciousness, Was The Original White Light Of The Era Emmett Grogan Was The Hippie Warrior Par Excellence He Was Also A Junkie, Amaniac, A Gifted Actor, A Rebel Hero, And Above All A Pain In The Ass To All His Friends Ringolevio Is Half Brilliant Abbie Hoffman

  • Paperback
  • 532 pages
  • Ringolevio
  • Emmett Grogan
  • English
  • 08 June 2018
  • 0806511680

About the Author: Emmett Grogan

Is a well-known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the Ringolevio book, this is one of the most wanted Emmett Grogan author readers around the world.