Who threw potato salad at CCNY lecturers on Dadaism
Dadaism is an artistic movement in the 20th century that is characterized by cynicism and rejection of conventional Western ideals. It was a reaction against the horrors of World War I, which the Dadaists believed to be a direct result of capitalist, materialistic society.
This line also serves to further immortalize Ginsberg’s close friend Carl Solomon, who threw potato salad at a City College of New York lecturer while he was a student there.
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