A Supermarket in California

Photo of two aisles in a Piggly Wiggly supermarket in the 1950s.  Central in the frame is an end-cap display of Pyrex Decantors for 79 cents.Please use the following link to access the poem “A Supermarket in California” by Allen Ginsberg, published originally in 1955. ┬áBoth the text and an audio recording are available at this site.

“A Supermarket in California” from The Poetry Foundation