The program cover for River City Reunion Week
Artist and social activist Keith Haring draws on the sidewalk of Seventh Street in downtown Lawrence during the River City Reunion, which took place Sept. 7-13, 1987. The event brought together beat generation writers, punk bands and social activists.
Writer Timothy Leary attends a book signing at the Oread Book Shop, now Jayhawk Ink, on the Kansas University Campus during River City Reunion week in 1987.
Author William Burroughs and Leonard Magruder stand in the lobby of Liberty Hall during River City Reunion week. Burroughs’ personal secretary, James Grauerholz, and poet Allen Ginsberg organized the event.